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Research Associate 2

  • Location: San Diego
  • Salary: Negotiable per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Life Sciences
  • Contact: Taylor Cochran
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: 08/08/2022
  • Expiry Date: 31 August 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -062022-471827


Plan and execute various laboratory activities with limited instruction

Manage goals within defined target timeframes

Perform data analysis; write reports and present results and project assessments

Maintain an organized lab notebook

Listed responsibilities are an essential, but not exhaustive list, of the usual duties associated with the position. Changes to individual responsibilities may occur due to business needs.


Experience with standard molecular biology techniques, including PCR and molecular cloning

Experience with bacterial cell culture practices, including transformations, cell plating and cell growth

Experience with protein expression and purification is a significant advantage

Strong troubleshooting and optimization experience

Ability to think and work independently as well as in a multidisciplinary team environment

Must be a creative, passionate, detail oriented person with excellent analytical, verbal and written communications skills

Must have a desire to be part of a fast-paced and dynamic development environment

Must be fluent in use of Word, Powerpoint, and Excel

B.S. or related degree in molecular biology, biochemistry or similar fields