21 days old

Temporary Research Assistant (Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional)

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Temporary Research Assistant (Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional)
Requisition Number DU06808
Department Name 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $12.50/hr.
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, chemistry, biology, or related fields

Required Related Experience

Previous research experience is preferred

Required License/Registration/Certification

No

Physical Requirements

Sitting and/or standing for long periods of time, repetitive motion

Shift

Days

Job Summary

The successful candidate will carry out an experimental work on protein-ligand interactions, signal transduction, cellular metabolism, and human disease. Preference will be given to applicant with a background in protein biochemistry, organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, molecular biology, or cell biology. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated individual with good communication skills and the ability to work independently as well as within a group.

Specific request to attach: A list of undergraduate scientific courses taken (or an unofficial transcript)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Attention to detail and ability to follow instructions

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor’s degree

Deadline to Apply 08/28/2020
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Posted: 2020-07-17 Expires: 2020-08-16

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Temporary Research Assistant (Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional)

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Lexington, KY 40507

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