Undergraduate Research Assistant-Genetics

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Sponsoring College, Department, School or Center: 
School of Life Science
Faculty Name: 
Dr. Rob Harris
Preferred Skills or Majors: 

Students must be life science majors preferably with a concentration in Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology, a strong GPA and a specific motivation to undertake research in this lab. We are looking for long-term researchers [single semester research projects are not available] and thus freshman/rising sophomores are preferred.

Closing Date: 
August 31, 2019
Location or Campus: 
Life Science E-wing 342
Hours Per Week: 

Desired Academic Year: 
Project Description: 

Position involves gaining research experience in a genetics laboratory that specializes in tissue regeneration. Initial duties will include maintenance of the lab and assisting graduate students with their experiments. Exceptional and dedicated students will have the opportunity to participate in a long-term research project of their own, which ultimately can be developed into a paid position via the SOLUR program.

Application Instructions and Contact Info: 

Applicants must provide an up to date CV/Resume with relevant research experience and classes/year of study/GPA, and a separate cover letter with a brief description of why you are interested in this position, specifically in this lab, and your future goals. Applications will be reviewed under a first come first serve basis.