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Researcher 1

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University of Minnesota

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Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Sat, 17 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Job Details Full-timeEstimated: $38,000 – $51,000 a year3 hours ago Qualifications – Clinical trials – DNA isolation – Biochemistry – Bachelor’s degree Full Job Description Required Qualifications: B.S. degree in chemistry or one of its sub-disciplines or education in the specific or related field of science and work experience related to the job totaling at least four years in combination. A solid background in general chemistry, and good understanding in biochemistry and analytical chemistry is essential. Selected candidate must be able to work neatly and efficiently, and follow the established standard operation procedure strictly. Preferred Qualifications: Bachelors degree in chemistry, biochemistry, analytical chemistry or related field. Hands-on experiences in HPLC, UV, LC-MS, DNA extraction, cell culture, animal experiment are highly desirable but not required. Dr. Robert Turesky is recruiting a supporting scientist to to perform structured research-related work assignments for projects regarding carcinogen biomarkers development and validation, and mechanistic bioactivation of carcinogens in human. With instruction, guidance and direction, the Researcher 1 will isolate and purify DNA from biofluids, frozen tissues, and formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissue blocks, perform liquid-liquid/solid-phase extraction, and/or work with cell culture and animals (rodents). General laboratory operation and maintenance. Ordering supplies, record keeping, keeping the lab cleaned, computer based data entry, and miscellaneous duties as assigned. The Masonic Cancer Center (MCC) is an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center dedicated to cancer research, education, and patient care for the citizens of Minnesota and the surrounding region. Since the time of the first award in 1997, there has been consistent growth of the membership and research base, enabling our center to further advance our knowledge and enhance care for our catchment area. We are driven to be the choice academic healthcare environment for patients, clinicians, scientists and students who seek exceptional, compassionate, precision cancer therapy; innovative clinical trials and prevention programs; cutting-edge research opportunities; and outstanding advanced education. Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume. itional documents may be attached after application by accessing your ‘My Job Applications’ page and uploading documents in the ‘My Cover Letters and Attachments’ section. To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647). The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds. The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: Any offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment. The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC) The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation’s most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations. Apply Now