Job Description

Requisition Number 05401
Department Name: Neuroscience - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Research Assistant I - NE
Position Summary:

The Lab is looking for a Research Assistant to work in a dynamic lab environment using induced pluripotent stem cells, genome editing, genomics, molecular biology and imaging approaches to generate cellular and animal models of neurologic and cardiovascular diseases.
Will work with senior postdoctoral fellows and students to perform cell culture, lentiviral production, DNA cloning and imaging.
Will work under general supervision, independently and in collaboration with others, perform research for projects, may assist in designing experiments and perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.  
Our laboratory is housed in the Dorris Neuroscience Center which is a collaborative building housing labs working at all levels of molecular neuroscience.

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.
Experience with tissue culture and molecular biology skills is essential.
Experience with induced pluripotent stem cell culture (human, or ES cells) is highly desirable.

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: $19.58- 24.45 per hour budgeted hiring range
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
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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