Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Center for Clinical Pharmacology, a collaboration between Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis - Department of Anesthesiology and the University of Health Sciences & Pharmacy in St. Louis, invites applications for a Research Technician I to assists with the technical aspects of studies and experiments including documentation and preparation of materials. This position will work with an established principal investigator’s research efforts on development of novel compounds that target nuclear receptors for potential use in treatment of human diseases including cancer. Research is focused on using chemical biology approaches to characterizing the physiological roles of these receptors as well as developing drugs targeting nuclear receptors for treatment of diseases including type 2 diabetes, heart disease, cancer and Alzheimer's disease.
Perform molecular biology experiment such as tissue culture, protein and RNA expression
Maintains files on research and assists with data entry.
Assists with general lab maintenance and cleaning.
To succeed in this role you will need:
Bachelor’s degree in biology or chemistry or equivalent combination of education and experience equaling 4 years education and lab experience required.
Demonstrated ability to maintain complete and organized records/reports
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
If this sounds like the job for you here is information on how to apply:
Go to www.uhsp.edu/employment and follow the simple steps to apply online and submit a cover letter, resume/CV and references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
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