Associate in Research

Washington State University College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Job Location: 
Spokane, WA
Commensurate with education and experience


Job Description: 

An Associate in Research position is open in the College of Pharmacy Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Washington State University Riverpoint Campus in Spokane, WA. This position is located in the laboratory of Philip Lazarus, PhD, whose research focuses on the general areas of metabolism, gene-environment interactions, and pharmacogenetics, spanning the spectrum of cancer causation, prevention and treatment.


All applicants must have a minimum of a Master’s degree in genetics, pharmacology, biochemistry or a related field.

Preference will be given to candidates with experience in molecular biology and biochemical techniques like liquid chromatography.

Contact Information: 

Apply online at: Applications must include the following materials:
1) A letter of application describing your professional goals
2) A current curriculum vitae
3) Complete contact information for three professional references

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or

About Our Organization: 

The College of Pharmacy is located on Washington State University’s Riverpoint campus in Spokane, WA. The College occupies the new Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, a 125,000 square-foot research and educational facility, that was completed in November 2013. The college is aggressively building capacity in basic and translational research and graduate education and has identified biostatistics as a priority for future success.