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A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.


 Perform a variety of cell-based assays, including transient and stable transfections and cell viability assays
• Cell culture - Growth and use of a large number of discrete cell lines simultaneously
• Purify genomic DNA and perform PCR-based screening
• Bacterial protein expression and purification via column chromatography

Required Qualifications*

BS in biological science-related discipline. 2+ years of experience in laboratory setting with tissue culture of eukaryotic cells. Experience with DNA, RNA, and protein preparation methods and qPCR required. Experience with cloning and protein purification highly desired. Experience in basic or advanced microscopy. Ability to clearly communicate scientific ideas both orally and in writing.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.