Order experimental reagents and supplies
Purify monoclonal antibodies and recombinant proteins
Evaluate the efficacy of vaccine candidates against bacterial pathogen in rodent models
Perform in vitro and in vivo experiments to understand the roles of Neutrophil and Macrophage in innate and adaptive immunity against microbial infection
Examine the role of Caspase 11 in host immune response against bacterial pathogens
Provide technical support to graduate students or undergraduate students
Present research results at national conferences
Prepare research manuscripts
Research Specialist I
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Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of eduation and relevant experience and at least 1 year of experience from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is necessary.
Master's degree or above in biochemistry, microbiology, immunology or cell biology with one year experience working with a Gram-negative bacterial pathogen at a biosafety level 3 facility and experience in small animal models and host immune response to microbial pathogens.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at ****Diversity Commitment
The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.