The Grundner Lab (www.grundnerlab.org) is looking for an outstanding Research Associate I in microbiology or biochemistry with an interest in Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) pathogenesis.
Tuberculosis is the deadliest infectious disease that causes a permanent pandemic in many resource-poor countries. This position is an opportunity to do meaningful work towards a better understanding of the biology and pathogenesis of this pathogen and to contribute to early drug development. The position has excellent potential for growth and professional development.
Applicants should be highly motivated, driven, and strong multi-taskers who thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. This role offers the opportunity to work with Mtb in a state-of-the-art BSL-3 laboratory and to train in cutting edge microbiology, molecular biology, and biochemical approaches to answer fundamental questions about Mtb pathogenesis. The Grundner lab is located in the vibrant South Lake Union Research hub.
The position requires at least a bachelor's degree in microbiology, biochemistry, or a related field and experience in molecular biology, biochemistry, or microbiology bench research.
This compensation range was calculated based on full-time employment (2080 hours worked per calendar year). Offers are determined by multiple factors including equity, skills, experience, and expertise, and may vary within the range provided.
Seattle Children’s offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.
This compensation range is specific to Seattle, positions located outside of Seattle may be compensated differently depending on various factors.
Seattle Children’s offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 403(b), life insurance, paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more. Click here for more information.
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