Professional Research Assistant

University of Colorado Denver

Boulder, CO

ID: 7055843
Posted: February 11, 2019

Job Description

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
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
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
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
What We Can Offer
$32,000 per year or commensurate with experience.

Benefits
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 Statements
Be Effective. Be Resourceful. Be Boulder.
What We Require
What We Require
A Bachelors Degree from an accredited institution

Special Instructions
Special Instructions
To apply, please submit the following materials:
Resume/CV
Cover Letter
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.




 

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