Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-RB_AINR2021 [#17881, 1420]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Genetics
Developmental Biology
Appl Deadline:2021/04/15 11:59PMhelp popup
Position Description:    

Are you interested in genome editing, environmental science, or epigenetics? A salaried full-time research technician position with complete benefits is available in the Baugh lab in the Department of Biology at Duke University. The Associate in Research will contribute to projects investigating natural genetic variation in starvation resistance and toxin responses in nematodes with a focus on CRISPR genome editing and RNA sequencing for gene expression analysis. Full-time research experience and molecular biology skills are necessary, computational skills are desirable, and experience with nematode genetics is ideal but unnecessary. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to media and reagent preparation, molecular biology, worm culture, genetic analysis, microscopy, and microinjections. This position is part of a research team, and training and mentoring will be provided. Please start the filename for your cover letter and CV with your last name.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Further Info:
137 Biological Sciences Bldg.
Box 90338
Durham NC 27708

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