Research Technician

The Stowers Institute for Medical Research has an opening for a Research Technician to join the Gibson lab (http://research.stowers.org/gibsonlab/index.html). The chosen candidate will contribute to the lab’s goals by conducting research in the area of animal developmental cell biology.

Primary responsibilities include general lab organization, invertebrate animal husbandry, reagent preparation, basic molecular biology tasks and general experimental assistance.

In addition to outstanding oral and written communication skills and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment, the successful candidate will have experience in basic microscopy and molecular biology methods, including isolation of DNA and RNA as well as PCR.

Minimum requirements include an undergraduate degree in biology, or other related life sciences, and some prior relevant laboratory experience.

Application Instructions: To apply, please submit a current CV and cover letter to careers@stowers.org or to Administration Department, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 E 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110