The Beatty Lab at OHSU is seeking to recruit a Research Assistant 2 to conduct research at the interface of chemistry and biology. The Research Assistant will be part of an interdisciplinary team developing novel tags for high-resolution imaging. This position is particularly well-suited for a researcher who would like to gain new hands-on experience in a variety of research areas and techniques.
The Research Assistant will assist in ordering materials and supplies, maintaining records, and documenting results. Projects will likely expose the candidate to numerous methods used in chemical biology, including fluorescence microscopy, fluorescent labeling, molecular biology, analytical biochemistry, and bioconjugation chemistry.
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