Technician Position Available

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Wed Oct 13 12:43:44 EST 1999

Arabidopsis Functional Genomics Consortium

Technician Position for NSF-funded Microarray Project

Starting Date: January 1, 2000.

Responsibilities: [1] isolation of DNA and RNA from plants, performing
techniques such as electrophoresis, Southern blotting, northern
blotting, preparing and utilizing radio-labeled probes, PCR; [2] assist
with data analysis, interpretation and recording [3] maintaining plants
[4] assist with general management of the laboratory, including ordering
supplies and supervising part-time laboratory assistants; [5] assist
postdoctoral fellow with techniques as required; and [6] compliance with
governmental regulations and university and laboratory-specific safety

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a biological discipline. Good
organizational skills; initiative; ability to work both independently
and as part of a team; good written and oral communication skills.
Experience with Arabidopsis and with various molecular techniques, such
as PCR, is preferred but not essential. Familiarity with computer
software programs such as WORD, EXCEL, and PHOTOSHOP desirable. Please
list computer skills on C.V.

Send C.V. and three letters of recommendation to Shauna Somerville at
Carnegie Institution of Washington, Department of Plant Biology, 260
Panama Street, Stanford, CA 94305. The last day for receipt of
applications is November  19, 1999.

For additional information, contact Shauna Somerville at the address
given above or at Shauna at Andrew2.Stanford.Edu

For additional information about the Carnegie Institution of Washington,
Department of Plant Biology see:

(Posted October 12, 1999)

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