Research Assistant

San Francisco, CA
Jul 21, 2021
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Lab/Area:Srivastava Lab


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


  • 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.