GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
This position is to support the Zamore lab in the RNA Therapeutics Institute (RTI). The RTI is an integral part of the University of Massachusetts Medical School’s growing research enterprise. The RTI is quickly becoming one of the most prominent academic research entities in the field of RNA research.
This Research Laboratory Technician position is open in Dr. Phillip Zamore’s lab, which studies the pathways and mechanism of sRNA (small RNA). More information about the Zamore lab may be found at www.umassmed.edu/zamore/.
Under the direct supervision of a Principal Investigator or designee, the Research Lab Tech II performs and interprets routine and highly complex experiments.
Demonstrated ability to work in a busy, fast paced lab, supporting numerous activities and personnel, is a plus.
Under the direct supervision of a Principal Investigator or designee
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Wet chemistry laboratory, and may require appropriate contact with biohazards, radionuclides, toxins, animals, and human specimens.