Research Assistant

Location
San Francisco, CA, United States
Posted
Apr 30, 2021
Ref
REQ-851
Hotbed
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Category:
Science
Lab/Area:

Srivastava Lab

Description:

A Research Assistant position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Deepak Srivastava at the Gladstone Institute of Cardiovascular Disease. We are looking for a candidate who will assist postdoctoral fellows and graduate students in mouse colony management maintenance. The ideal candidate will be highly motivated, organized and willing to learn.

The responsibilities include:
  • Maintain records of laboratory animals
  • Genotyping animals
  • Animal handling and husbandry including i.p. injections, weaning, and tag/tailing animals as well as maintaining and planning breeding cages
  • Dissections of tissue for primary cultures
  • Lab upkeep duties such as organizing supplies, equipment and reagents

Qualifications
  • Associate's degree
  • Previous mouse husbandry experience
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team setting



Additional Information:

  • Title and salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
  • Be a part of big ideas and consider Gladstone. Your difference will make a difference in human health.
  • Gladstone is an equal opportunity employer.