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Research Assistant/Cell Culture

Apply now Job no: 525569
Work type: Faculty - Career
Location: Eugene, OR
Categories: Biology/Life Sciences, Research/Scientific/Grants

Department: Knight Campus
Rank: Research Assistant
Annual Basis: 12 Month

Review of Applications Begins
August 24, 2020; position open until closed

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications must include a cover letter and a CV or resume.

Department Summary
The Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact is a billion-dollar initiative designed to fast-track scientific discoveries and the process of turning those discoveries into innovations that improve the quality of life for people in Oregon, the nation, and beyond. The Knight Campus will reshape the higher education landscape in Oregon by training the next generations of scientists, forging tighter ties with industry and entrepreneurs, and creating new educational opportunities for graduate and undergraduate students.

Position Summary
The Cell Culture Technician/Research Assistant will perform laboratory tasks relating to mammalian cell culture and contribute to the lab’s ongoing research activities. The Research Assistant will work as a member of the Guldberg Musculoskeletal Lab research team.

Minimum Requirements
• Bachelor’s degree in biology or related discipline.
• Lab experience in biological/cell culture laboratory or related

Professional Competencies
• Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills.
• Demonstrated strong written and oral communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications
• Technical, research and/or analytic experience in a corporate or university setting as an intern or an employee


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