A Lab Technician position is available for an enthusiastic individual in a plant molecular biology lab at Washington University in St. Louis. For information about our research projects, see Dr. Elizabeth Haswell's research description at http://www.biology.wustl.edu/faculty/index.php.
Major responsibilities will include i) laboratory management, ordering, and database maintenance; and ii) media preparation, subcloning, PCR-genotyping, and plant care. If appropriately skilled and motivated, the successful candidate will also have the opportunity to work on an independent research project in the area of plant mechanotransduction (see website for additional information). The ideal candidate will be highly organized, technically proficient, and able to learn new techniques and approaches quickly. Good communication and interpersonal skills are also necessary. MS level or BS with appropriate experience are required, but previous experience in plant molecular biology is preferred. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience.
Interested parties should apply for position # 080145 at http://hr.wustl.edu.