This position paid more than other positions offered during the application process. The program requirements enabled interdisciplinary collaboration. In general, the environment fostered interdisciplinary collaboration.
A moleuclar biology research lab focused on the Borrelia burgdorfori, the causative agent of Lyme disease. Work comprised mostly of isolating and describing the products of individual genes of the pathogen.
Fascinating, Scientific, Virtuous
Low pay, not a career, hard to make progress in research
Typical work day for a research assistant is processing data, scheduling or testing subjects or writing scripts. The Physical Therapy Department is friendly and a great place to work! Lots of current research going on and a great way to help individuals.