The Research Assistant I will perform molecular biology protocols, experimental cell biology protocols, and assist with lab duties. The lab focuses upon studying cellular signaling networks important to cancer and human disease.
Bachelor's degree in biological sciences.
Must be willing to work an adjusted schedule when necessary to support research needs.
Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
Must be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement.
Successful completion of the Instituteâ™s background investigation.
This position requires constant touching/feeling, handling, calculating, reasoning, analyzing and working inside.
Salk scientists are dedicated to innovative biological research. The Salk Institute consistently ranks among the leading research institutions in the world for its faculty's contributions and the impact of their findings. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. "We lead biological research. We prize discovery. Salk is where cures begin."Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, the Salk Institute offers a warm, collegial and collaborative work environment, where employees enjoy a generous benefits program. Social activities on campus encourage interaction as a community.