Research Assistant I – Department of Biology

Applications are to be received by:  4:30 PM on April 29, 2019 or until position is filled.

Classification: Research Assistant I
Employee Group: PSAC
Job Title: Research Assistant
Department: Department of Biology
Wage: 11.80 per hour
Hours of Work: 30 hours per week
Start Date: May 1, 2019
Number of Positions Available: 1
Length of Appointment:  until August 15, 2019
Date Issued: April 16, 2019


Making buffers, cell culture, cell function assays, RNA extraction from cell and tissue, quantitative RT-PCR, PCR data analysis. Other related duties as assigned.


Hands-on experience with buffer preparation, micro pipetting, DNA/RNA extraction, and gene expression data analysis.

How to Apply:

Applicants are asked to forward a resume and a brief description of their research experience to:

Dr. Mousumi Majumder



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