One Research Assistant position is available in Dr. Becki Yi Kuang’s laboratory. The goals of the laboratory are to use genetic circuit and smart biomaterials to control cell fate, and to build integrated biological systems using synthetic biology approaches.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Principal Investigator (PI) to perform and support ongoing research in the laboratory, train junior laboratory personnel, and oversee laboratory operations including ordering of supplies and equipment and safety compliance.
Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree or above in biology, chemistry, engineering or a related field with effective interpersonal skills.
Experience in molecular biology (PCR, in vitro transcription, sequecing, western blot, etc.), cell culture, or chemical synthesis (peptide synthesis, artificial nucleic acid synthesis) is a plus.
Duration : 1 year, renewable)
Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits including annual leave, medical and dental benefits will be provided.
To apply, please send a curriculum vitae and a brief statement of past and future research interests by email to Dr. Becki Yi Kuang (kekuang ust.
hk). Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.