Teaching Assistant, Biotechnology Applications Lab
About the Opportunity
We are looking for qualified applicants to be teaching assistants
for a cornerstone course of the MS in Biotechnology, the
Biotechnology Applications Laboratory course, which teaches
important concepts in bioprocess engineering using microbial and
mammalian cell platforms. Responsibilities will include basic lab
skills such as preparing solutions, autoclaving media, maintaining
gas lines, and keeping the lab safe and operation. Specific tasks
with which the lab manager will aid the faculty instructor include,
but are not limited to, cell culture, HPLC analysis, bioreactor
use, gel electrophoresis, and other analytical instruments.
Miscellaneous tasks as required.
Under the supervision of the instructor, the teaching assistant
will be responsible for attending two sections of lab per week and
aiding with instruction, student support and grading as
BS in life sciences or related area with experience required.
Experience with above activities and techniques preferred. Having
worked in a research or development academic or industry lab is a
plus. Must be able to work 20 hours per week including
. CV/resume and cover letter required.
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work
experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit
eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid
time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as
well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/
for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking
to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and
staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its
forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion,
color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability
status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable
To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and
support of diversity and inclusion, please see
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