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Professional Research Assistant

Requisition Number:

16032

Location:

Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Research Faculty

Schedule:

Full-Time

Posting Close Date:

28-Feb-2019

Job Summary

The Yi lab at the MCDB department of CU Boulder is recruiting a highly motivated individual, who has recently graduated from college, to the position of Professional Research Assistant. The Yi lab uses cutting-edge technologies including genomics and computational biology, genome editing, mouse genetics and advanced imaging to study skin development, stem cells and cancer. We provide newly graduated undergraduate students with exceptional research experience and have an excellent track record of placing our PRAs into top graduate/medical programs. The successful candidate will manage the labs daily operations, assist graduate students and postdoctoral associates/fellows with their research and potentially develop independent research projects. Research experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, genome editing, computational analysis or imaging is highly desired but not required.

Who We Are

The Yi lab at the MCDB department of CU Boulder uses cutting-edge technologies including genomics and computational biology, genome editing, mouse genetics and advanced imaging to study skin development, stem cells and cancer.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

The successful candidate will manage the labs daily operations, assist graduate students and postdoctoral associates/fellows with their research and potentially develop independent research projects. 

What You Should Know

Research experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, genome editing, computational analysis or imaging is highly desired but not required.

What We Can Offer

$32,000 per year or commensurate with experience.

Benefits

The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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Be Effective. Be Resourceful. Be Boulder.

What We Require

A Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
You will need to submit 1 name and email during the application process. This individual will be contacted through email and asked to submit a letter of recommendation as part of your application materials. This information will be kept confidential and viewable only by the search committee.

Please apply by February 28, 2019 for consideration. 

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Name: Rui Yi

Posting Contact Email: rui.yi@colorado.edu

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer