The Das Lab in the Department of Biochemistry & Cellular and Molecular Biology seek a motivated, goal-oriented, individual to fill the position of Research Specialist II. Responsibilities involve routine lab maintenance, data collection, interpretation, and documentation to support laboratory/research-related activities. The Das lab is interested in the cell polarization using fission yeast, S. pombe as a model system. Currently our research focuses on unraveling spatiotemporal activation patterns of small Rho and Cdc42 GTPases during polarity establishment. The lab is well equipped with a dedicated 2-D array confocal microscope. Research approaches mainly used in the lab include yeast genetics, live-cell imaging, protein dynamics, quantitative microscopy, and mathematical modeling approaches.
Will perform routine lab duties necessary for smooth running of the lab.
Will perform experiments under supervision from PI.
Assists in collection of information and data through observation, experimentation, interviewing, and other methods, including the use of electronic equipment and devices.
Assists in the evaluation, analysis, and interpretation of collected data under the direction of higher-level research personnel.
Incorporate data generated in to mathematical models
Compile information into report form.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 166066
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