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|Job #: F668|
|Posted Date: November 20, 2017|
|Closes On: Open Until Filled|
|Job Title: Research Assistant I/II/III Biochemist - Nomis Center for Immunobiology, Dr. Bjorn Lillemeier|
|Status: Regular Full Time|
|Benefits Eligible: Yes|
|Laboratory/Department: Nomis Foundation Laboratories for Immunobiology and Microbial Pathogenesis|
|The laboratory focuses on T lymphocyte activation and how the plasma membrane structure is utilized during T cell receptor signal transduction. We use cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry and fluorescence microscopy techniques to study these events.|
Research Assistant position with focus on protein- and biochemistry. A successful candidate will work half of their time on independent projects and the other half on supporting postdoctoral researchers in the lab. The position requires to establish and utilize protein expression systems (i.e. bacteria, insect cell and mammalian), and to perform biochemical experiments. The candidate will be trained in specific techniques and methods that are required for the projects. The overall goal of the research is to understand the molecular and structural mechanisms of T cell signaling.
This position requires constant seeing, adjusting focus and working inside.