Research Assistant - Anatomy and Cell Biology (Cornell and Van Otterloo Labs) at Careerbuilder in Iowa City, Iowa

Posted in Other 15 days ago.

Job Description:

Benefits Highlights:

  • Regular salaried position located in Iowa City, Iowa
  • Fringe benefit package including paid vacation; sick leave; health, dental, life and disability insurance options; and generous employer contributions into retirement plans
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Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in biomedical-related science, cell biology, physiology, biochemistry, molecular biology or related field or an equivalent combination of education and experience in a relevant field of study
  • Independence in performing basic biology laboratory techniques is required
  • Experience in handling and conducting survival experiments on mice is required
  • Knowledge of laboratory etiquette, strong interpersonal skills, and excellent written and verbal skills are also required
  • Basic computer skills including document formatting and page layout, advanced spreadsheet abilities, standard use of presentation software for communication of results during lab meetings, familiarity with various other standard applications (email, image processing, etc) are required

Desirable Qualifications
  • Experience with genomic methods, including RNA seq, CHIP-seq or ATAC-seq is desired
  • Master's degree in biomedical-related science, cell biology, physiology, biochemistry, or molecular biology desired, or experience in a graduate program
  • Working with cell lines in tissue culture will be part of this position. Knowledge of CRISPR/Cas9 methods is desired

Application Process: In order to be considered, applicants must upload a CV or resume (under submission relevant materials) that clearly address how they meet the listed required and desired qualifications of this position .

Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days.

The department intends to hire for one position from either Research Assistant, requisition 21001452, Research Associate, requisition 21001454 or Research Specialist, requisition 21001460 , based on the qualifications of the successful candidate. Please apply to the specific position for which you wish to be considered.

Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check. This position is not eligible for University sponsorship for employment authorization.

Additional Information
  • Classification Title: Research Assistant
  • Appointment Type: Professional and Scientific
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Pay Level: 3A
Contact Information
  • Organization: Healthcare
  • Contact Name: Gregory Bonde
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