Will routinely aliquot and prepare experimental and clinical samples for freezing.
Will extract DNA and RNA from samples and precisely quantify concentrations.
Will prepare DNA and RNA for Next-generation sequence analysis.
Will attend and contribute to weekly laboratory meetings.
Applies research principles and relevant subject matter knowledge relevant to administer a research project. With a moderate level of direction, manages lab and/or research-related duties and tasks. Helps develop, design and conduct research projects according to plan.
Takes responsibility for the following laboratory duties: recognizing abnormal results and varying conditions or procedures to correct problems; setting up and performing experiments. Analyze the meaning, significance, causes, and effects of the subject.
Performs other related work as needed.
Masterâ™s degree in Cell and/or Molecular Biology.
Experience with basic molecular biology techniques.
Experience in systems biology and microbiome metagenomics.
Experience with Illumina Library preparation for 16s RNA and Whole Genome Sequencing.
Experience with RNA-seq.
Expertise in GCP (good clinical practice) techniques to maintain sterility of clinical research samples.
Experience with advanced molecular biology techniques including nucleic acid extraction and purification and PCR amplification, NexGen Illumina library preparations, knowledge of basic bioinformatic tools.
Experience developing automated high-throughput sample prep using liquid handlers.
Cover Letter (preferred).
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