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Open Positions

Research assistant position in Bejsovec Lab

Application period closes: Thursday, July 9, 2020

A full-time research assistant position with benefits is available in the Bejsovec laboratory at Duke University. This position will be part of a research team that investigates developmental processes and cell to cell signaling, using the fruitfly as a model system to understand genetic pathways that cause cancer in humans. Responsibilities include supervising undergraduate research students, preparing media and reagents, organizing and ordering laboratory supplies, maintaining Drosophila lines, and preparing samples for microscopy. Training will be provided but some laboratory experience is preferred. B.S./B.A. in Biology or Chemistry required; expertise in molecular techniques, model organism genetics, and microscopy would be particularly useful for this position.
Applications will be accepted through Academic Jobs Online, Job # 15835 (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15835). Please start the filename for your cover letter and CV with your last name.

Duke is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Associate in Research position, Baugh Lab

Application period closes: Tuesday, March 3, 2020

A salaried full-time research assistant position with complete benefits is available in the Baugh lab in the Department of Biology at Duke University. The Associate in Research will contribute to projects investigating genetic variation in toxin responses in nematodes with a focus on genome editing and RNA sequencing. Full-time research experience and molecular biology skills are necessary, and computational skills are highly desirable. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to media and reagent preparation, molecular biology, worm culture, genetic analysis, microscopy, and microinjections. This position is part of a research team, and training and mentoring will be provided. Applications will be accepted through Academic Jobs Online, Job # 15806 (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15806). Please start the filename for your cover letter and CV with your last name.

This position brings a competitive salary and full benefits.

Duke is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.