Research Assistant - Junior Specialist Position Available, Univeristy of California, Riverside
A position of research assistant within the Specialist series (Junior Specialist) is available in the laboratories of Dr. Sihem Cheloufi and Dr. Jernej Murn at the Department of Biochemistry at the University of California, Riverside. Both laboratories collaborate closely and share research interests in the areas of stem cells, neuroscience and cancer biology with a particular focus on chromatin and RNA biochemistry.
A strong candidate will be an undergraduate or graduate student (domestic or foreign, non-UC), or a non-student with a baccalaureate degree but without a Ph.D., with extensive experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and genetics. A successful applicant will conduct non-independent research and provide technical assistance to both labs, but will not have any teaching responsibilities. Competitive salary and benefits will be provided. The appointment will be for one year with a possible reappointment for up to one additional year.