UNITED ARAB EMIRATES UNIVERSITY

Research Assistant, Grant

Location
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Posted
12 Nov 2020
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2020
Ref
2700
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

A Research Assistant position is available to join in the Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine and Health Science, UAE University, AlAin, UAE. The focus of our research is to understand transcriptional/epigenetic control of gene expression in stem cell fate determination. We use hES and hiPS cells to differentiate in-vitro into neurons as well as hepatocytes and use this as model to understand gene expression regulatory mechanisms in normal and pathological conditions. The project involves handling of stem cell lines, epigenetic analysis, handling of laboratory animals, and molecular biology techniques. Preference will be given to candidate with experience in molecular biology, cell culture and handling of animals. Experience in stem cells culture and differentiation will be given preference.

Minimum Qualification

We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-driven, hard-working person who can work independently and carryout experiments. The applicant must have Master’s degree in biomedical science.

Preferred Qualification As above

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience Minimum of 1-2 years laboratory-based research experience. Candidates with experience in molecular biology, culture and differentiation of stem cells will be given preference.

Special Instructions to Applicant  

Division Zayed Bin Sultan Cntr.For Health Sc

Department Zayed Bin Sultan Cntr.For Health Sc

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