|June 22, 2004|
Oracle Life Sciences User Group Meeting, June 23 - 24, Reston, Virginia
University of Washington
Research Technologist II
Job Location: Seattle, WA
Department: Civil & Environmental Engineering
For more information about this department, link to http://stahl.ce.washington.edu/index.htm
Date Available: 5/14/2004
Open until filled.
Location: UW Seattle Campus
The research scientist in this position would perform molecular based analyses on GI tract microbial communities. This individual would work with the supervisor to optimize techniques and analysis as needed.
Typical work includes:
Bachelor's Degree in biology, microbiology, molecular biology or related field and one year of lab research experience equivalent to Research Technologist I OR one year of full-time post-baccalaureate college in an appropriate field of science or technology. Professional level experience may be substituted, year-for-year, for the formal academic degree.
Equivalent education/experience may substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
Cellular, molecular or protein lab experience, to include culturing and identification of bacteria, molecular methods to identify unknown bacteria, running of DNA gels, running of PCR and sequencing reactions, basic bacteriological methods. Knowledge of standard molecular biology techniques, including proficiency in PCR amplification of genes, cloning, restriction enzyme digests and current sequencing methods.
Experience with complex bacterial community analysis desirable, especially T-RFLP analysis and sequencing.
With the exception of temporary assignments, this classification is governed by a negotiated labor contract and is subject to union shop provisions. For more information about union shop provisions, visit Union Information.
The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.
If interested, please apply online, by e-mail or by mail at:
University of Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer