Research Study Assistant , School of Medicine, Arthritis Center/Rheumatology

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
31 Jul 2017
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28 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are seeking applications for a full-time Research Study Assistant position at the Division of Rheumatology, Boston University Arthritis Center, to support ongoing research in pulmonary hypertension and heart fibrosis. Candidate will need to be familiar with molecular and cellular biology techniques, and will be expected to readily learn new techniques and be able to trouble-shoot protocols. Responsibilities will include performing in vitro cell line work, mouse colony maintenance and in vivo work in mouse models, thus prior experience working with genetically engineered mouse models is strongly encouraged.

Required Skills

1-3 years of experience and Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred.

Individual will need to complete basic lab safety training, biological safety training, IATA shipping training, CITI trainings required BUMC for human subject research, as well as other delegated training.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.