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Research Assistant – Junior Specialist
University of California, Riverside


Date Posted Mar. 2, 2018
Title Research Assistant – Junior Specialist
University University of California, Riverside
Department Biochemistry
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
  • Riverside, CA
    United States
 
  • Research Scientist/Associate
  • Chemistry - Biochemistry
    Biology - Cell Biology
    Biology - Biochemistry
    Biology - Genetics
 
 

A position of a research assistant within the Specialist series (Junior Specialist) is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Jernej Murn at the Department of Biochemistry at the University of California, Riverside. The research in the lab focuses on RNA biology and epigenetics in neurons and stem cells.

A strong candidate will have a BA or BS in biology or a related field and have some experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and genetics. A successful applicant will conduct closely-supervised research and provide technical assistance. Competitive salary and benefits will be provided. The initial appointment will be for one or two years with a possible extension for a longer period.

The position is available starting immediately, and will be open until filled. Interested candidates should contact Dr. Murn by email (jernej.murn@ucr.edu).

For more information about the lab, please visit https://www.murnlab.info/.

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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UCR is a world-class research university with an exceptionally diverse undergraduate student body. Its mission is explicitly linked to providing routes to educational success for underrepresented and first-generation college students. A commitment to this mission is a preferred qualification.


  • The University of California is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr. Jernej Murn
    Biochemistry
    University of California, Riverside
    Riverside, CA 92521
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  • jernej.murn@ucr.edu

 

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