Research Technician II in Biochemistry

Location
North Carolina, United States
Posted
04 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2018
Ref
401472248
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Biochemistry

Job Description

Occupational Summary

The department of Biochemistry is looking for a self-starter to support research in structural biochemistry at Duke Medical School. Projects are directed towards understanding processes underlying neurodegenerative diseases and cancer and towards therapeutic development. The job requires purification and characterization of proteins using FPLC and HPLC columm chromatography. Knowledge of basic molecular biology techniques (PCR, site directed mutagenesis) is desirable. Good record keeping and communication skills are required.^

Preferences

Education/Skills/Experience

A bachelor's degree in Biochemistry or other directly related scientific field is highly preferred.

Several years of research experience OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE.

Interested candidates to apply visit,  www.hr.duke.edu/jobs

Requisition Number 401472248
Location Durham
Duke Entity MEDICAL CENTER
Job Code 951 RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
Job Family Level 08
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-exempt
Full Time / Part Time FULL TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications

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Education

Work requires a bachelor's degree in botany, biology, zoology or otherscience related scientific field.

Experience

None required above education/training requirement.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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