Research Associate


2021-01-21 06:44:23

Job location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: Education

Job description


1. Generate, characterize and screen engineered microbial strains based on, but not limited to, microbiological, enzymatic, and in-vitro assays

2. Work collaboratively across Joyn Bio departments and the Ginkgo Foundry to deliver upon microbial engineering objectives

3. The position requires at least 85% of the time spent at the laboratory bench, and 15% of the time documenting and managing projects


molecular biology, cloning, assay, plant sciences, agriculture

Top Skills Details:

molecular biology


assay execution

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

• Bachelor's or Master's (or equivalent experience) in biochemistry, synthetic biology, molecular biology, microbiology, or a related field is necessary

• At least 1 year of industry experience is recommended

• Experience with molecular biology, particularly cloning, is preferred

• Excitement to learn new techniques and own routine assay execution is essential

• Prior experience running protein assays is a plus

Experience Level:

Entry Level

If interested, please contact Lindsee Allienello at or .

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