Junior Research Scientist

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

Posted 8/7/2023

The Gouignard laboratory in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee is looking for a motivated junior research scientist to join our group for the fall semester 2023.

The candidate will work on projects investigating molecular mechanisms underlying craniofacial development and birth defects. They will assist the principal investigator’s research projects by performing basic molecular biology and cell biology tasks such as PCR, gel electrophoresis, DNA/RNA extraction, and cell culture. They will also learn techniques using frogs as a model system, and help with the management of the laboratory (order supplies, maintenance of the frog colony,…).

Our laboratory is in the Department of Biological with many groups sharing a highly collaborative developmental and neurobiology program. Besides top-quality research core facilities, career guidance and professional development training are provided.

Qualified applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Biology. Preference will be given to candidates with lab experience and background in cell biology, biochemistry or cell culture.  Salary will be commensurate with experience. Interested candidates may send their CV, a short description of relevant expertise and research interests and the names of three references to Dr. Nadege Gouignard ([email protected]).

Last Updated 08/07/2023