CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


PBRC - Research Asscoiate - Morrison

Job Type:
Unclassified
Job Number:
R00010478
Description:
The research associate will participate in and support all facets of basic science research. These duties will include maintenance of animal colonies, whole animal behavioral and dietary experiments, data collection and analysis, molecular biology experiments and analysis, general laboratory care and support. Job Responsibilities - Interact with and handle rodent models of obesity and metabolic dysfunction - Plan and execute whole animal and molecular biology experiments - Collect, record, analyze and present data - Work closely with other lab members to conduct experiments and achieve laboratory goals
Qualifications:
Skills, Education, and Experience Required: - Bachelor's Degree in biology, biochemistry, nutrition or related science field - Prior laboratory experience, including working with rodents and general molecular biology experience (pipetting, buffer preparation, RNA/DNA/Protein extraction, tissue analysis) - Verbal and written communication skills to describe experimental protocols and report results Physical Abilities - Physical demands are consistent with typical laboratory setting. These include standing for 4hrs, lifting and moving animal cages, handling pipettor in repeated tasks.
Faculty:
Morrison, Christopher D.
To Apply:
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LSU/PENNINGTON BIOMEDICAL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER