Job Description

Requisition Number 05987
Department Name: Molecular Medicine - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Research Assistant I - NE
Position Summary:

Design, preparation and purification of DNA expression constructs. Perform ELISA, FRET and High-throughput screening assays, protein expression in bacteria and mammalian cells. Perform flow cytometry and microscopic experiments in mammalian cell lines and human primary cells. Execute and analyze RT-qPCR, Western blotting, and cell-based assays. Work in an interdisciplinary and positive environment, documentation / maintenance of laboratory notebook and perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.

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.
Preferred Qualifications:

A background in cell and molecular biology is preferred.

Compensation: $19.58 - $24.45 per hour
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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