GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The research focus of this laboratory is the use of bacterial and mammalian genetics to understand the pathogenesis of chronic infcetions such as tuberculosis. Our lab group includes technicians, postdocs, and graduate students and we collaborate with several other UMMS labs with similar interests, as well as those within the broader research community.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator or Designee, the Research Associate performs a variety of complex research experiments.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, or designee
May functionally supervise Lab Technicians and Aides
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Wet chemistry laboratory, and may require appropriate contact with biohazards, radionuclides, toxins, animals, and human specimens.