Job ID: #9481

Associate Scientist

Rochester, MN
Science Science
Research & Development

Position located in Rochester, MN


Responsibilities of the Associate Scientist:

  • Will design and clone viral vectors.
  • Execute genetic editing strategies in mammalian cell lines via lentiviral vectors, CRISPR, or other novel editing platforms.
  • Perform RNA/DNA tissue extractions and basic molecular biology techniques.
  • Collaborate with other team members to advance cross-functional scientific projects and standardize adoption of new scientific techniques.
  • Following an onboarding period, the candidate will perform experimental research under minimal supervision, but in close collaboration with the rest of the scientific team.


Requirements of the Associate Scientist:

  • BS degree in Molecular/Cellular Biology, Virology, Biochemistry or related field.
  • Must have 2+ years molecular cloning and mammalian cell culture experience.
  • Experience with CRISPR is a plus.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

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