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Research Assistant

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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates must submit a brief (1-2 pages) letter describing their research experience, a CV/resume, and the names and contact information of three references. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Research Assistant
Employment Type Other
Employment Status Full Time
Bi-weekly Hours
Appointment Length 12 Month
Duration of Appointment
Semester Appointment Term
Position Summary

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences- Vermont Campus (www.acphs.edu) is seeking a Research Assistant/Technician for a full-time, appointment in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences to study molecular mechanisms underlying protein-protein interactions in Epigenetic signaling. The successful candidate will conduct a collaborative research project and provide technical support in the area of structural biology/biochemistry.

Required Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have a BS in molecular biology, biology, biochemistry or related field. Qualified applicants will be highly motivated, organized individuals who have had prior exposure to biochemical and molecular biology techniques.

Preferred Qualifications

Individuals with 1-2 years previous experience in gene cloning, protein expression in E. coli and protein purification are particularly encouraged to apply. Additional knowledge of the following techniques is highly desirable: isothermal titration calorimetry, tryptophan fluorescence, X-ray crystallography and/or NMR spectroscopy. The candidate must have an interest in learning new techniques, have good communication skills and be able to work independently.

Physical Demands

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number Acad0482014
Desired Start Date 08/21/2017
Position End Date (if temporary)
Open Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates must submit a brief (1-2 pages) letter describing their research experience, a CV/resume, and the names and contact information of three references. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
  3. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae

Supplemental Questions

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