Research Assistant or Associate

Eugene, Oregon
competitive salary plus full benefits
October 20 2020
Research Assistant or Associate
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Research Assistant or Associate

The Nolen laboratory ( at the University of Oregon is currently seeking a full-time Research Assistant or Associate to study fundamental problems in cytoskeletal regulation.

A B.S. or advanced degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Structural Biology or a related area and prior experience in a research laboratory are required.  Preference will be given to candidates with advanced degrees and at least three years of experience in a research laboratory. Because we approach problems in cytoskeletal function from diverse angles, the successful candidate could have specific laboratory experience in any of the following: protein biochemistry, cell biology, x-ray crystallography, fluorescence microscopy, or molecular biology.

Duties will include: independent research and assisting other lab members with experiments, general maintenance of laboratory and equipment. 

Eugene, Oregon is an ideal place to work and live, and is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. In addition to a mild climate with access to the ocean and mountains, Eugene has very little traffic congestion, affordable housing, bike-friendly streets, and a strong community feel.

The Institute of Molecular Biology at the University of Oregon offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of references to:

Position will remain open until filled.