A research technician position is available at the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. The successful candidate will have experience in protein production and assay development.
The Research Technician will assist with purification and characterization of Zika virus proteins, assist with developing Zika diagnostic assays and assist with general lab organization and maintenance.
Essential Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Experience with protein biochemistry and assay development. Prior experience with ELISA assays is a must. Experience with molecular biology and microbiology techniques. Experience with bacterial and mammalian protein _expression_ and purification is necessary. Ability to assist with general lab organization and maintenance.
Bachelor of Science in a laboratory science. Experience with In vitro folding of inclusion body proteins. Ability to work with mice for vaccination protocols is preferred, but not necessary.
Application Link http://unc.peopleadmin.com:80/postings/104330
Prem Lakshmanane, BS. Ed, Ph. D
C.B. # 7290, Marsico Hall 6203
Dept of Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7290 USA
Tel - 919-962-5288