Posting Number SF01213
Job Title Research Assistant I (CMB)
Position Number 109371
Position Type Professional Staff
Union PTAA - Professional/Tech/Admin Assoc
Pay Grade Level 1
Pay Grade Range $28,307 - $40,830
Status Calendar Year, Full-time, Limited
Department Cell & Molecular Biology
Please note: Job applications must be submitted directly online only at:
(https: // jobs.uri.edu)
Campus Location Kingston
Grant Funded Yes
Extension Contingency Notes
Position is full-time calendar year, limited to 08/27/2022 with anticipated
Job Description Summary
Assist in performing routine laboratory experimental research and laboratory
Duties and Responsibilities
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct experimental research on the human genetic disease Fanconi anemia,
including routine mammalian tissue culture, the preparation of cell lysates,
analysis of human proteins via immunoblotting, and analysis of gene expression
Perform computer tasks related to scientific data processing, analysis, and
interpretation, including analysis of high-throughput sequencing data.
Perform routine laboratory management function including ordering supplies,
maintaining laboratory safety, and overseeing and assigning standard
laboratory tasks to lab members.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform other duties, as assigned.
LICENSES , TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:
Personal computers and printers; word processing, database management,
spreadsheet software, other scientific analysis software, laboratory equipment
1. Bachelor's degree in Cell and Molecular Biology or a related field.
2. Demonstrated experience in mammalian tissue culture and immunoblotting.
3. Demonstrated computer experience (including spreadsheet and other
scientific analysis software).
4. Demonstrated organizational skills.
5. Demonstrated strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
6. Demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills.
7. Demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations.
1. Demonstrated experience in analysis of next-generation sequencing datasets
and in immunofluorescence microscopy.
ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY
ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.
This position is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental
Posting Date 01/10/2022
Closing Date 01/21/2022
Special Instructions to Applicants
Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Employment
(#1) Cover letter.
(#3) “Other Document – References” – the names and contact information of
three professional references (pdf doc).
Quicklink for Posting https: // jobs.uri.edu/postings/9216
Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Other Document - References
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
Do you have a Bachelor's degree in Cell and Molecular Biology or a related field?
Do you have demonstrated experience in mammalian tissue culture and immunoblotting?
Do you have demonstrated computer experience (including spreadsheet and other scientific analysis software)?
Do you have demonstrated organizational skills?
Do you have demonstrated strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills?
Do you have demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills?
Do you have demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations?
How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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