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STEPS Undergraduate Bioinformatics Research Assistant-7H180

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title STEPS Undergraduate Bioinformatics Research Assistant-7H180
Requisition Number TE02763
Department Name 7H180:Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $10-$12/hour
Type of Position Temporary
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

Current undergraduate student pursuing degree in biology, chemistry, or related subject

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Must be capable of working on a computer at a desk


Weekdays between 9am and 5pm

Job Summary

This position is for an undergraduate researcher to perform a bioinformatics analysis of essential protein-protein interactions. Will require some computer programming. Organize and maintain records of analyses and follow all relevant UK and governmental regulations.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Ability to program in Python or related language preferred; experience using Linux

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Some experience with computer programming and Linux

Deadline to Apply 10/31/2017
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