Assistant Researcher Senior - 20030BR
Assistant Researcher Senior
The PSL Assistant Researcher Senior will carry out and manage crystallization experiments and assist with sample preparation and analysis using X-ray diffraction methods for investigator’s research projects. This includes the monitoring and tracking of all crystallization screening experiments and devising experimental plans for crystal optimization. Additional responsibilities include assisting with protein purification, preparation of protein samples for crystallization experiments and analysis of protein sample quality.
10% - Laboratory supervising
Oversee the daily operations of the PSL crystallization laboratory. This includes maintaining the inventory of consumable supplies, preparing stock solutions for crystallization, general laboratory cleanliness, introducing users to the laboratory guidelines and providing training to users in the area of protein crystallization.
5% - Documentation/Analysis
Responsibilities include: 1) Preparation and analysis of scientific research materials for experiments performed in the PSL, 2) Devising research methods and plans for carrying out purification and crystallization experiments, 3) Maintaining detailed notes and records pertaining to all research work, 4) Writing detailed final reports for investigator’s projects and 5) In some cases co-author publications of research results.
Additional Candidate Instructions
Review of applications begins on September 20, 2021. To ensure first consideration, please apply by September 19, 2021.