Research Assistant, Grant

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
24 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job Description

Research Assistant position is available in the laboratory of Neurodegenerative disease research at the College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to investigate the role of Parkinson’s disease associated gene, Parkin in in vitro and in vivo models. The position is supported by Al Jalila Foundation Research grant. The fund is made available for one year which can be extended second year depending upon the productivity.

Minimum Qualification

The ideal candidate should have an advanced degree in Biological Science/Biochemistry. It is expected that the person is highly motivated, hardworking and can work independently. Good understanding of cell culture, handling mouse, experience with basic microscopy, staining techniques (immunohistochemistry), basic biochemistry and molecular biology skills (e.g. Western blotting, cloning, PCR) are required.

Preferred Qualification

As above

Special Instructions to Applicant

Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae online with a brief summary of research goals and names of three referee

Division College of Medicine&Health Sciences

Department As.Dean for Research&Grad.Std.-CMHS

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Staff