Job Description

Requisition Number 07906
Department Name: Immunology and Microbiology - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Research Assistant I - NE
Position Summary:

Lab is involved in studies related to the immunological and virological aspects of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Will work general supervision, independently and in collaboration with others, perform research for projects involving molecular biology, immunology and biophysical techniques. Will involve techniques such as gene cloning, PCR, site directed mutagenesis, protein expression, purification and characterization, bacterial and mammalian cell culture, ELISA, HIV virus titration, infectivity assays and PBMC isolation. Will also perform data collection, analysis and interpretation of initial results and operate specialized equipment such as Octet BLI upon training, troubleshoot problems and perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.

Position Description
Location: San Diego, 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.

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: $20.07-$25.06 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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