This position is considered a 1 year tempoary position with the potential for continuation.
Job Duties/Responsibilities: Assist in lab research by conducting the following (90%) · Cell culture · Molecular cloning · Virus amplification/purification · Flow cytometry, ELISA and Western Blots · Image processing, including microscopic imaging and Bioluminescent imaging · Animal work, including intravenous, subcutaneous and intraperitoneal injections, tissue collection and monitoring animals
Prepare for and participate in lab/research meetings (10%)
All required qualifications must be documented on application materials.
Required Qualifications: - BS/BA Biological Sciences and 1 year of related experience or a combination of education and experience to total 5 years. - Previous experience in the development of cancer therapeutics and/or gene therapy approaches.
Preferred Qualifications: - Experience in molecular cloning, cancer immunotherapy, flow cytometry and mouse studies.
The University of Minnesota, founded in the belief that all people are enriched by understanding, is dedicated to the advancement of learning and the search for truth; to the sharing of this knowledge through education for a diverse community; and to the application of this knowledge to benefit the people of the state, the nation, and the world.