Michigan Medicine is seeking a research lab specialist to contribute to research projects involving mouse models of proteinuria. The successful candidate will become a member of a research team within the Departments of Pediatrics and Nephrology. Functional supervision will be given by the principal investigators and other staff.
This is a 5 month, term-limited position from approximately February 2019 to June 30th 2019.
The research associate specialist will be responsible for working with mice. He/she is expected to run laboratory techniques, including ELISA, western blotting as well as cell culture independently. The project is focused on the study of molecular mechanisms of proteinuria in different mouse models.
Master degree in biomedical or health-related sciences; ability to work independently as well as cooperatively with others; good verbal and written communication skills; ability to multi-task and sustain a high level of organization; punctual and detail-oriented.
Prior research experience; laboratory setting, working with mice, desire to learn more about molecular mechanisms.
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