Student Technical Assistant- Serdani

us: Student Technical Assistant- Serdani [Duties: 40%- Extracting DNA from plant tissue, fungal and bacterial colonies 40%- Performing molecular assays, including PCR , qPCR and LAMP 10%- Running, imaging and photographing electrophoresis gels 10%- Washing dishes, autoclaving materials, other duties | Preferred Requirements: The nature of this job requires individuals who are detail oriented and capable of precisely following step-by-step instructions. We are seeking team players who are comfortable working independently and able to ask for help when needed. Experience with plant pathology molecular diagnostics—DNA extractions, PCR , LAMP and gel electrophoresis—is preferred, although we are willing to train the right student. This is a great opportunity for motivated and curious students looking to get hands on training with techniques in molecular biology, to learn from working researchers, and to solidify knowledge learned through coursework. Applicants must: be majoring in biology or a related field; be able to commit at least 8 hours a week; be availab...] / Oregon State University (OSU); Corvallis, Oregon, United States / deadline October 15