The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) is currently seeking a Research Assistant I – NE for the Department of Molecular Medicine for its Florida location.
This position is available for a person to work on a project shared between two labs in The Scripps Research Institute Center on Aging at the Florida campus in Jupiter aimed at understanding molecular pathways involved in aging. The long term goal of the work is to identify targets for therapeutic interventions aimed at improving healthspan. The position will involve general lab maintenance and support, as well as performing experiments related to the project goals. Techniques to be used include molecular biology, cell culture, invertebrate biology (C. elegans), biochemistry and microscopy, amongst others.
About The Scripps Research Institute
The Scripps Research Institute, one of the world's largest, private, non-profit research organizations, stands at the forefront of basic biomedical science, a vital segment of medical research that seeks to comprehend the most fundamental processes of life. Over the last decades, the institute has established a lengthy track record of major contributions to the betterment of health and the human condition.