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Jr. Specialist - Molecular and Cell Biology

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering is currently accepting applications for 1 to 2 Jr. Specialists to join the laboratory of Professor Chang C. Liu. The successful candidate will work with a postdoctoral fellow and Prof. Liu to carry out a synthetic biology project in mammalian cells. Individuals with lab experience in molecular and cellular biology are preferred, but any individual who is organized, learns quickly, takes instruction well, communicates well, and reliably sees things to completion will be seriously considered.

Requirements: Requires a bachelor’s degree in molecular biology, cell biology, genetics, bioengineering, or related field. Salary starts at $18.26 an hour.

Application Procedure: Applicants will need to upload a curriculum vitae, name/addresses of three references and cover letter outlining their interest to our online RECRUIT system at

The preferred start date for this position is between September 2017 and January 2018.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Job location

Irvine, CA

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Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter - Outlining your interests

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)