GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
This position is to work in the Nucleic Acid Chemistry Core in the RNA Therapeutics Institute (RTI), an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment that offers oligonucleotide and peptide synthesis and purification services and assists researchers in the purification and identification of small molecules. Equipment used in the Nucleic Acid Chemistry Core includes a solid phase oligonucleotide synthesizer, solid phase peptide synthesizer, Agilent HPLC System, and HPLC-mass spectrometer.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator or designee, the Research Associate I performs a variety of complex research experiments.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, or designee
May functionally supervise aides, technicians, and associates
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Wet chemistry laboratory, and may require appropriate contact with biohazards, radionuclides, toxins, animals, and human specimens.