The Research Technician will work on projects involving DNA and RNA display technology and its application in infection diseases (COVID19, HIV, FMDV, ZIKV & EBOV), blocker targeting insulin, neuro; cancer cells. Conduct experiments utilizing a chemistry/molecular biology background with experience in bacteria, phages, and mammalian cell culture, confocal microscope, protein purification, western blot, SDS-PAGE, and immunoprecipitation. The position will require general lab support as well as performing in vivo & in vitro experiments using the techniques previously described.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Molecular biology and In vitro analysis (western blot, SDS-PAGE, and in vitro DNA cleavage, DNA
In vivo phages analysis (electron microscope, in vivo FRET assays)
Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in chemistry and/or molecular biology.
Knowledge in chemistry and molecular biology. Experience with Microsoft Office Word, Powerpoint, and Excel.
Working Conditions / Demands
Must be able to perform essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.
Equipment utilized: Electron microscope, Genomic sequencing.
Salary Plan: RS
Salary Grade: 07
Job Function: Research
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