Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics Research Technician ~

16 de febrero de 2012

Ecological and Evolutionary Genomics Research Technician

University of Alabama in Huntsville
Department of Biological Sciences

An immediate vacancy for a Research Technician is available in the lab of
Dr. Luciano Matzkin at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.  The lab
focuses on the ecological and evolutionary genetics of adaptation in
cactophilic insects (mainly Drosophila).  Please see the lab webpage for
more information,

Job Description:
The principal purpose of the position will be to manage and maintain the
laboratory and its ongoing research projects.

Bachelor¢s degree in Biology or a related field.  General molecular lab
experience, knowledge of PCR, gel electrophoresis and good record keeping
and organizational skills.  Must possess general computer skills and have
the ability to learn more complicated software.  Knowledge of Genomics,
Drosophila and computer programming a plus.

The position if for one year, but may be extended pending the availability
of future funding and performance of candidate.

Application Instructions:
Applicants interested to apply MUST submit the following documents online

1. UAH Application For Employment
2. Resume/CV

After submitting your Application, the subsequent pages enable you to upload
additional documents (i.e. Resume/CV, cover letter etc.).  Please include
the names of up to three references.

Please direct any inquiries to Dr. Luciano Matzkin (

Dr. Luciano M. Matzkin
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
The University of Alabama Huntsville
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL 35899
Office (256) 824-4326
Lab (256) 824-6968

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