Job Description

Requisition Number 06590
Department Name: Immunology and Microbiology - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Research Assistant I - NE
Position Summary:

Seeking an experienced Research Assistant in The Torbett Group (www.scripps.edu/torbett/ and http://hive.scripps.edu). This day to day basis job duties and responsibilities of this position will include Flow cytometry analysis of hematopoietic cells, protein isolation and Western blot analysis, lentiviral vector production, cloning, PCR, human hematopoietic cell isolation from human blood and humanized mouse tissues, stock and order the lab supplies, maintain laboratory instrumentation, manage the lab database and perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.
The Research Assistant may be expected to provide direction to up to two undergraduate students that maintain our humanized mouse facility.

Location: California
Additional Information:
Physical Requirements:

This position works in a laboratory or vivarium environment. Further details of the physical requirements of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant scientific discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skill and abilities have been attained. Requires 1-3 years experience. Candidates possessing a Master’s degree, 0-2 years experience required.
Technical experience in some of the following areas: Flow cytometry analysis of hematopoietic cells, protein isolation and Western blot analysis, lentiviral vector production, cloning, PCR, human hematopoietic cell isolation from human blood and humanized mouse tissues.

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: $19.58- 24.45 per hour budgeted hiring range
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Scientific & Technical
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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