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Research Assistant, Center for Genetic Diseases, CMS

Rosalind Franklin University
North Chicago, IL 60064
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    137172955
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Job Type: Full-Time Staff
Location: North Chicago, IL, US




Position Summary

This is a research assistant position involving assisting lab members with molecular, cellular and animal experiments.

Who We Are

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science (RFU) is a graduate health sciences university committed to serving the population through the interprofessional education of health and biomedical professionals and the discovery of knowledge dedicated to improving wellness. The university embodies the spirit of inquiry and excellence modeled by its namesake Dr. Rosalind Franklin, whose Photo 51 was crucial to solving the structure of DNA. RFU is nationally recognized for its research in areas including neuroscience, brain-related diseases, inherited disorders, proteomics, cancer cell biology and immunology, cardiac resuscitation, and gait and balance.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Manage mouse colony and husbandry, genotyping, behavior schedule.
  • Assist other lab members with basic molecular and cellular techniques and methods
  • Perform routine laboratory maintenance duties such as replenishing reagents, ordering supplies, analyzing data.


Required Education & Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Some college-level biology lab experience
  • Must achieve satisfactory results from a background check


Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

Basic molecular and cellular biology techniques such as using a pipet, culturing bacteria and mammalian cells, gel electrophoresis, scientific method.



Typical Physical Demands & Working Conditions
  • Selected candidate must have the mental and physical capabilities to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.


EOE, Including Disability / Vets





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Posted: 2021-05-20 Expires: 2021-06-21

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