Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator and Lead Specialist, the incumbent will perform microinjection experiments in the James Lab. This work requires a combination of journey level knowledge and skill in insect microinjection and insect husbandry. The incumbent will be involved in the microinjection and transgenesis experiments of mosquito vectors of diseases. The incumbent is expected to undertake research projects as assigned, make innovative contributions pertaining to experimental procedures, and is responsible for adhering to Standard Operating Procedures for the laboratory and insectary.
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Salary: Hourly $23.82 - $29.62 Total Hours: 8-5, M-F 2 Career Positions. Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. Please attach your resume.
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