California All, California
- Associate Scientist - characterize the mechanism of action of drug candidates as well as to assist the development of high-throughput assays to identify novel chemical matters for treating various disease indications within the protein homeostasis thematic center of excellence.
Applicants should have completed a BS or MS in molecular biology or related disciplines, with 6 or more years of wet lab research experience.
Successful candidates will be able to conduct experimental protocols with minimal supervision and analyze and troubleshoot experiments.
Candidates should demonstrate strong background in molecular biology techniques (Molecular Cloning, qRT-PCR, transfections, etc), cell and tissue culture, flow cytometry, SDS-PAGE and western blot.
- Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:
Perform experimental research related to one or more programs Design research protocols in collaboration with the principal investigator Maintain an accurate, comprehensible, current laboratory journal Train others on new skills and procedures Communicate results in written and oral presentations Write protocols, procedures and technical reports