Student Researcher

Updated: 2 months ago
Location: Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA

Job Duties
Job Qualifications
Job Duties


The Student Researcher will assist the Staff Research Associate to complete studies in mice and in cells in culture. These studies include tissue dissections and tissue processing to obtain DNA, RNA, or protein. Provide additional support to perform cell culture when needed as well and RNA, DNA, and protein quantification analyses. Help maintain the animal colony and perform general animal husbandry, animal handling, and mouse genotyping as needed. In this role you will learn how to perform data entry, as well as assist to analyze and prepare data for scientific presentation.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Job Qualifications


Knowledge of animal physiology
Ability to perform duties and tasks independently with minimal supervision
Basic knowledge of metabolism and hormone action
Current UCLA registered student
Basic R skills of bioinformatics
Experience creating table outputs for summarizing data
Working knowledge and proficient use of software Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, Access), Internet Browsers.

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