Research Technician in Biochemistry

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
01 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
21 Aug 2017
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 8926/G3117

Job Description

The Research Technician will investigate the molecular mechanisms regulating Hippo pathway signaling using molecular biology, cell biology, and biochemical procedures.  Such research will include: mammalian cell culture, transfection and gene transfer in cultured cells,  DNA and RNA preparation, microscopy analysis, protein isolation and analysis, and work with mouse models, including isolation of  cells from  animals. The incumbent will assist with technical aspects of experiments under the direction of the Principal Investigator (PI) or other more senior research staff. Prepares and maintains research and laboratory materials; makes observations; and assists with data analysis of experiments. This position is grant funded.

Required Skills

12+ months of experience and Bachelor's degree required.

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.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular