Scientific Assistant - Washington State University in Pullman Washington

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Washington State University

Pullman, Washington


United States
(66707)

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Detailed Job Description

This position is in a research laboratory working in molecular virology and mucosal immunology. The person in this position will perform experimental research directly relevant to the overall programmatic goals of the lab. Specific duties include, but are not limited to, performing modern molecular and immunological assays, establishment of new or modification of existing assays, working in small animal models (rodents), data analysis and experimental design in consultation with the PI; assisting others in the laboratory as needed, general laboratory maintenance, and recording data in laboratory notebooks. Basic understanding of relevant literature, participation in weekly lab meetings is required.

Required Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate related scientific or engineering discipline and three (3) years of progressively responsible related professional research experience. Any combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted for the educational requirement on a year-for-year basis. A Master’s degree in an appropriate related scientific or engineering discipline may be substituted for up to one year of the required work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Familiarity with nucleic acid processing for large dataset acquisition and familiarity with software for sequence analysis.

Familiarity with immune cell isolation and gene expression analyses from tissues.

Monthly Salary

$3,000.00

Additional Information

Applicants must include a resume, cover letter, and contact information for at least three (3) professional references with their online application.

Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets the required qualifications and additional requirements.

This position is open until filled. The screening of applications will begin Friday, June 26, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled.



WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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