Research Assistant - Genomic Services Lab (GSL)

HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology
Job Location: 
Huntsville, AL

HudsonAlpha offers a competitve benefits package

Job Description: 

The HudsonAlpha Genomic Services Lab is seeking Lab Research Assistant. Applicants must have a degree in biology or a related science or at least two years relevant molecular biology experience. Prior experience with one or more of the following is REQUIRED: DNA sequencing using next-generation platforms (Illumina, Applied Biosystems, Roche 454), experience with the Affymetrix GeneChip platform, or experience with the Applied Biosystems real-time PCR platform.

Prior experience with DNA preparation methods, RNA preparation methods, sequence data analysis and working in a high throughput environment is desired. Must be able to follow established protocols, interpret results as well as interact and coordinate with other team members.

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About Our Organization: 

HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology is a non-profit institute dedicated to innovative genomic technology and sciences across a spectrum of biological problems. Its mission is three-fold: sparking scientific discoveries that can impact human health and well being; fostering biotech entrepreneurship; and encouraging the creation of a genomics-literate workforce and society. The HudsonAlpha biotechnology campus consists of 153 acres nestled within Cummings Research Park, the nation's second largest research park. Designed to be a catalyst for biotechnology economic development, its state-of-the-art facilities co-locate scientific researchers with entrepreneurs and educators. The relationships formed on the HudsonAlpha campus allow collaboration to yield results in health care.

Since opening in 2008, HudsonAlpha has built a global name for itself in genetics and genomics research, and biotech education, and it boasts 23 biotech companies on campus.