Come join the staff at The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) and become a part of Oklahoma's premier research university. The OUHSC campus in Oklahoma City has an opening for a full-time Staff Research Assistant in the laboratory of Dr. Gaston Ofman.
We are seeking a highly motivated and organized individual to join a collaborative and multidisciplinary team of clinicians and scientists focused on newborn health and disease research. The candidate will contribute to projects investigating (1) COVID-19 antibody production during pregnancy and transmission to newborn children, and (2) the influences of perinatal development and prematurity on cardiopulmonary cellular functions. The candidate will utilize and document cell & molecular approaches (i.e. processing of blood and human milk samples, ELISAs, mitochondrial bioenergetics, and nucleic acid & protein isolation and detection) to generate and analyze data, as well as perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.
Familiarity with Windows Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and statistical programs such as GraphPad Prism is preferred.
Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in a Biological Science, Chemistry, or Physical Science or related field and 12 months research laboratory experience. Will accept equivalencies in lieu of the degree.
Salary: Up to $43,700 annually based on experience
How do you apply for this position? It's EASY!!!
All applications are online at https://jobs.ou.edu/ (then apply for job listing/requisition # 211976)
OUHSC offers a comprehensive package to full-time staff employees:
11 PAID HOLIDAYS per year
18 hours PAID LEAVE per month to full-time staff
Employee Discount Program (dozens of businesses participate across the OKC/Norman area)
Must apply online at https://jobs.ou.edu/ (then apply for requisition # 211976)
Do not send an email response to this posting.
The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Institution. Protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.