BIOLOGICAL SCIENTIST, SR
Senior Biological Scientist
Salary Range: $35,433.36 to $38,976.70, negotiable based on education and experience.
If other work location
The incumbent in this position will be responsible to conduct lab experiments using molecular biology techniques and analyze the resulting data. In addition, incumbent will be responsible to order and maintain all supplies and equipment in the Vector Entomology laboratory.
Incumbent will be responsible for main laboratory-based tasks including sampling, testing, recording and analyzing results in biological, cellular, and chemical experiments.
Incumbent will use molecular biology techniques including cloning, preparation of plasmid DNA , extraction of total genomic DNA and RNA , carrying out PCR techniques, and analysis of protein expression with electrophoresis and Western blot.
Responsible for ensuring the laboratory is well-stocked and resourced by ordering the disposable items as well as maintaining and operating standard laboratory equipment.
Provide all of the required technical support for the laboratory to function effectively as well as following the correct procedures and safety guidelines and is expected to work as part of a scientific team.
A bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and three years of appropriate experience. Appropriate college coursework may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.
Experience in protemic approaches and in silico analysis and experience in working with different types of cells growing monolayer and suspension. Experience in statistical analysis.
Health Assessment Required:
Special instructions to applicants:
Open Until Filled:
University of Florida UFL - 13 months ago