The Indiana University Bloomington Center for Genomics and
Bioinformatics (CGB), https://cgb.indiana.edu/, seeks a
Research Associate to serve in the genomics lab. The expected start
date is January 3, 2022.
Duties include the performance and documentation of bench
experiments, organization and maintenance of lab space, and other
lab assignments. Must have demonstrated experience in molecular
biology research including nucleic acid extraction and
manipulation. Must have good planning skills and attention to
detail. Prior experience in next-generation sequencing is
desirable, but not required. Should be able to communicate
tactfully, professionally, and effectively with a diverse group of
faculty, scientists, administrative staff, and other members of the
research community. This is a laboratory position, those seeking a
bioinformatics position should not apply.
The initial employment term is one year with potential extension
depending on funding availability, programmatic need, and job
Position Requirements: Must have a
Bachelor’s degree in Biology and/or Chemistry with three or more
years of appropriate experience, or a Masters or Doctorate degree.
Must have demonstrated experience in molecular biology research;
experience with next-generation sequencing is desirable.
Background: The Center for Genomics and
Bioinformatics acts as a service facility that provides IU faculty
access to genome technologies and bioinformatic support; provides
consulting and training that supports the development of
genome-enabled research programs and grant proposals; and develops
new genome technologies and bioinformatics tools that are not
easily purchased as a fee for service elsewhere.
Applications should be submitted by November 26th, 2021 to
ensure full consideration but will continue to be considered until
the position is filled. Interested candidates should review the job
description and submit a letter of interest, a C.V, and contact
information for three references online at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/11745
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Bloomington IN 47405 (email@example.com).
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