Full-time, Paid, Technical Associate, Biology

August 29, 2022

Mon., July 18 

MIT, Department of Biology, Lab of Dr. Seychelle Vos

Position Description
The laboratory of Dr. Seychelle Vos at MIT's Department of Biology is seeking a technical associate to join a new research team studying how gene expression and genome architecture are coupled. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Performing protein expression, protein purification, molecular cloning, insect cell culture work, and structure determination
  • Assisting with lab organization, including database management
  • Training new members
  • Overseeing reagent maintenance

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, genetics, biophysics, molecular biology, or related field
  • At least two years’ work experience (which may include experience gained as an undergraduate) in a biochemistry/molecular biology laboratory
  • The ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Experience with molecular cloning and cell culture a plus

Time Commitment
Full-time, with a one-year commitment.