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Professional Research Assistant

Requisition Number:

39511

Location:

Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Research Faculty

Schedule:

Full-Time

Date Posted:

25-May-2022

Job Summary

Park Lab at the University of Colorado Boulder encourages applications for a Professional Research Assistant!


The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

Park Lab studies the assembly mechanisms of the proteasome holoenzyme, a sophisticated molecular machine for protein degradation.

To learn more about our research, please refer to our lab website: (https://www.colorado.edu/lab/park-lab/).

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

  • Investigate mechanisms of evolutionarily conserved chaperone proteins, including Gankyrin, a known onco-protein in humans, as to how they orchestrate and ensure proper proteasome assembly.
  • The Park laboratory has established both in vitro and in vivo systems to address this fundamentally important problem.

What You Should Know

All University of Colorado Boulder employees are required to align with the campus COVID-19 vaccine requirement. New employees must provide proof of vaccination or receive a medical or religious exemption within 30 days of employment.

What We Can Offer

The salary for this full-time position is $35,000 to $38,000 annually. The salary is commensurate with knowledge and 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.

Be Statements

Be ambitious. Be pioneering. Be Boulder.

What We Require

  • A BA or BS in a related field.

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
If you are selected as the finalist, your degree will be verified by the CU Boulder Campus Human Resources Department using an approved online vendor.  However, if your degree was obtained outside of the United States, please submit a translated version (if applicable) as an optional attachment.
 
During the application process you will need to enter contact information for a reference. We will request a letter of recommendation and additional materials, if needed, as the search progresses. 
 
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
 
Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email.  For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

Posting Contact Email: Recruiting@colorado.edu