GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
This position will provide lab operations support and coordination for the Zamore lab in the RNA Therapeutics Institute (RTI), a growing research enterprise. The RTI is quickly becoming one of the most prominent academic research entities in the field of RNA research. The Zamore lab studies the pathways and mechanism of sRNA in a variety of organisms. This position will be responsible for lab operations, including inventory management, lab ordering, monitoring equipment performance and need for maintenance or repair, as well as working with drosophila. More information about the Zamore lab may be found at www.umassmed.edu/zamore/.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator or designee, the Research Associate I performs a variety of complex research experiments.
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, or designee
May functionally supervise aides, technicians, and associates
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
Wet chemistry laboratory, and may require appropriate contact with biohazards, radionuclides, toxins, animals, and human specimens.