Duke University, Biology

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Position ID:Duke-Biology-AIR_AS [#24637, 1826]
Position Title: Associate in Research
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Biology
Appl Deadline:2023/06/30 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2023/03/31, listed until 2023/06/30)
Position Description:    

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Associate in Research/Lab technician at Duke University. An associate in research position is open in the Schmid lab in the Duke University Biology Department. Our lab is dedicated to excellence in microbial genomics, producing high impact research that drives discoveries in gene regulation in microorganisms living in extreme conditions. The lab group provides a unique environment where we value interdisciplinarity, collaboration, inclusion, and diversity. Requirements include at least a BS/BA in molecular biology, genetics, biochemistry, microbiology, or related field; exceptional communication and organizational skills; and a 2-year time commitment. One to three years of experience with common molecular biology techniques such as PCR, cloning, microbial culturing, and RNA extraction is required. Candidates with knowledge in systems biology (e.g. next-gen sequencing and bioinformatics) are strongly encouraged to apply. Duties include assistance with ongoing research projects in the lab (both computational and wet lab) and lab managerial functions such as autoclaving, media and buffer preparation, ordering, safety, SOP’s, etc. To apply: upload cover letter, CV and contact information for at least three references (name, affiliation, and email address) to this link on Academic Jobs Online.

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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Box 90338
Durham, NC 27708