Requirements: Research Associate I, II, or III Positions available in biomedical sciences laboratories studying the role of selected molecules on biological processes in vivo or in vitro. Must have Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, or Neuroscience related field. A minimum of one year work experience is preferred. Requires experience with molecular, cellular or anatomical techniques, and familiarity with microcomputers, analytical instrumentation, and data analysis. Individuals will assist in the organization and operation of specific laboratories, and in some cases, the possibility of working with animal models (including surgery).
Management duties may consist of managing inventory and databases, and ensuring a supply of solutions, and disposable and non-disposable supplies. Experimentation duties may involve basic techniques in molecular and cellular biology including PCR (genotyping), DNA digests, electrophoresis, recombinant protein expression and purification; basic techniques in molecular anatomy including immunocytochemistry and in situ hybridization; and basic techniques in cell culture. Personal or professional commitment to diversity as demonstrated by persistent effort, active planning, allocation of resources and/or accountability for diversity outcomes.
Application Deadline: 11-30-2014. NOTE: This pool will expire in one year (11-30-2014) and individuals will need to reapply to be considered beyond that date.
To Apply: Submit curriculum vitae and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of three references electronically to: CVMBS-BMS_ra_pool@mail.colostate.edu. For questions please call (970) 491-6187 or email CVMBS-BMS_ra_pool@mail.colostate.edu, applications may also be mailed to: BMS RA Pool, 1680 Campus Delivery, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1680 or FAX to (970) 491-7569.
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