SENS Foundation is hiring a Research Assistant for our research center located in Mountain View, CA.
Qualified candidates will a BS or MS in the chemical/biological sciences and two years of work experience. Experience should be in using standard equipment, including but not limited to standard bench cell biology/biochem/molecular biology techniques. Good fundamental laboratory skills to include safety, excellent pipetting skill, and mammalian cell culture.
Duties will include cell culture, transfection, microscopy, and protein work (western blot, IP, etc.). Subcloning / PCR cloning a plus. Experience working with mitochondria a strong plus. Research assistants will work under the supervision of the facility's senior researcher to carry out experiments directed towards establishing the viability of the SENS mission and chosen therapeutic goals. Research Assistants will receive general instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new assignments. Other duties include providing support in areas such as lab maintenance, maintaining lab notes, procuring supplies, organizing research materials, and editing and filing documentation.
Interested candidates should forward their resume or CV to Tanya Jones (tanya.jones at sens.org).
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