Lab Research Analyst I

Location
North Carolina, United States
Posted
04 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2018
Ref
401472312
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

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

Requires two years of research experience. A related master's degree may offsite required years of experience on a 1:1 basis, e. g., a two year master's degree in lieu of two years of experience.

OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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

Requisition Number 401472312
Location Durham
Duke Entity MEDICAL CENTER
Job Code 1888 LAB RESEARCH ANALYST I
Job Family Level 11
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt
Full Time / Part Time FULL TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

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

Experience

Work requires two years of research experience. A related master'sdegree may offset required years of experience on a 1:1 basis, e.g., atwo year master's degree in lieu of two years of experience.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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