Research Assistant

Updated: 1 day ago
Location: Detroit, MICHIGAN
Job Type: FullTime

Posting Number
Position Title
Research Assistant  
Number of Vacancies
06 - School of Medicine  
Primary Department
H0639-Perinatology Research  
Essential Functions (Job Duties)
Perform molecular biology experiments; ELISA, Flow cytometry, RT-PCR real time, Immunohistochemistry.
Perform cell culture: primary and cell lines.
Design and conceive experiments.
Update and prepare standard operating procedures in the laboratory.
Present, analyze and discuss results.
Prepare and draft manuscripts for publication.
Place orders, organization inventory and schedules.
Database organization, organization of hard copy and electronic documents from experimental data.
Performing other tasks as required.
Unique Duties
Master in Molecular Biology or related field.
Knowledge in molecular biology, cell culture, animal experimentation (e.g. mouse handling, injections, oral gavage, etc.)
Highly organized, focused, positive attitude, flexible, opened to work in a multicultural and multidisciplinary team.
Preferred Qualifications
Testing Requirements
Not Applicable  
Test Scheduling
Working Conditions
Weekend and flexible hours are required.  
Job Type
Job Category
Research Assistants/Associates  

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None (New Posting)  

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