The Noble Research Institute, LLC is seeking a Research Assistant to assist on projects associated with seed curation and request processing of Medicago mutants and other plant materials. This position will be in Molecular Biological Materials core under the direction of Dr. Jiangqi Wen.
Funding for this position is scheduled to begin on February 1, 2019.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
The successful applicant will be responsible for assisting with research activities in the lab and/or greenhouse. The primary duties and assignments will include, but are not limited to, planting, pod cleaning, seed threshing and sorting, cataloging and retrieving seeds upon requests, and assistance to other group members.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required. No experience is required but experience in greenhouse plant care and/or molecular biology laboratory will be preferred. Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to work well in a collaborative research atmosphere are required.