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Professional Research Assistant

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Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Research Faculty



Job Summary

The Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology is looking for a Professional Research Assistant to function as a Laboratory Technician for the Drosophila research lab under Tin Tin Su.

Who We Are

University of Colorado, Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology - Su Lab

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Your specific responsibilities in this position will be to complete part of the project funded by an NIH R35 grant and to understand how tissues regenerate after radiation damage. You will conduct experiments designed by the project leader according to the aims of the grant and collect the data; participate in lab meetings; perform routine ordering for lab supples; and organize lab chemical and biological stores stocks.

What We Can Offer

Salary commensurate with experience and skills.


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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What We Require

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a minimum of a Bachelors Degree.  
  • Minimum one year Drosophila research experience.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Two years or further commitment to the position is preferred.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  • Resume/CV
  • Cover letter
  • You will need to submit 3 references for this position. These individuals will be contacted 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.
This position will remain open until filled.

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

Posting Contact Name: Tin Tin Su

Posting Contact Email:

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