Research Assistant Jobs in Foster City, California
Hoffmann-La Roche Inc. South San Francisco, CA, 94080
We have an exciting opportunity for a Research Associate to join the Protein Expression group in the Department of Structural Biology. Our group produces protein reagents required to explore the structure and functional properties of proteins of therapeutic interest. We collaborate with scientists throughout the Research organization to support protein reagent development for HTS, therapeutic anti...
64102 Fixed Term Position, Ending March 31, 2016 We are seeking a Life Science Research Assistant I (LSRA I) to perform chromatin biology research as part of a multidisciplinary research team including biologists, biophysicists and bioinformaticists in the Genetics Department. The LSRA will be involved in defined research projects that use next-generation sequencing technologies to answer fundame...
Life Science Research Assistant, 2P2, 100% FTE, Exempt, 1 Year Fixed Term School of Engineering, Bioengineering Department Department of Bioengineering is seeking to hire a Life Science Research Assistant /Laboratory Manager in the Lab of Dr. Ingmar Riedel-Kruse. This is a 100% FTE 1 year fixed term position with the strong intention to extend thereafter. We are seeking a highly motivated...
The Division of Hematology is a progressive division within the Department of Medicine. The Division is a powerhouse for basic science,research, patient care and teaching in the field of hematology. A highly-motivated Life Science Research Assistant is being sought to join a research team that seeks toidentify novel human pathogens and commensal microorganisms. Our group studies bacteria and virus...
The Department of Genetics is seeking a Life Science Research Assistant I to join the Stem Cell Core Facility. The core facility actively develops novel reprogramming technologies and provides high-standard services for human induced pluripotent stem cell (iPSC) generation and characterization. We are also interested in the basic science of pluripotent stem cells and their differentiation. This is...
The Department of Genetics is seeking a Life Science Research Assistant I (LSRA I) to perform cutting edge, interdisciplinary research in a highly experienced and motivated team. The LSRA will be involved in defined research projects and will be responsible for independently planning, conducting and analyzing experiments. The LSRA is expected to maintain all lab records related to research experim...
63461 The Stanford Network Analysis of Proteins (SNAP) Laboratory, a University Lab, together with the Jackson Laboratory in the Baxter Laboratory for Stem Cell Biology, Department of Microbiology & Immunology seeks a talented research assistant to perform bench-level experiments as part of a team investigating the mechanisms underlying human disease mechanisms, cancer, and human infectious diseas...
63582 The Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology seeks a full time, 100% FTE Life Science Research Assistant (LSRA) at entry level. The LSRA will plan and execute molecular biology experiments in collaboration with the PI and the research team as well as participate in general lab maintenance. The LRSA will support multiple projects and must manage time efficiently in doing so. Experiments w...
The Department of Biochemistry seeks a Life Science Research Assistant. The LSRA will support a research program investigating the malaria parasite biology using molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, and cell biology methods. S/he is involved in defined research projects and is assigned a portion of the research project(s) to handle independently and expected to make original scientific contr...
The Stanford School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery seeks a talented Life Science Research Assistant to perform bench level experiments as part of a laboratory studying orthopaedic biomaterials and tissue engineering of musculoskeletal cells using in vitro and in vivo models. Under the guidance of the faculty PI and senior lab personnel, the LSRA will be responsible for planning an...
DuPont Palo Alto, CA, 94306
ASS00001017 DuPont has a rich history of scientific discovery that has enabled countless innovations and today, we're looking for more people, in more places, to collaborate with us to make life the best that it can be. We are currently seeking a dynamic individual to join our Expression Molecular Biology team in Palo Alto, California as a Research Assistant. The applicant must have a strong bac...
The department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases is looking for a Life Science Research Assistant 2. We are a busy immunobiology laboratory conducting research on vector-borne illnesses in Kenya is in search of an experienced research associate to independently develop research protocols to support investigations of major aims of a research project. Significant experience in performin...
A Life Science Research Assistant position is available in the Department of Urology at Stanford University School of Medicine. This position is a great opportunity for future career development in the fields of medical and biological research, thus the LSRA must have professional and personal interest in the field of research. In this position, the LSRA will work closely with PI to design and pe...
The Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences seeks a Life Science Research Assistant (LSRA). The successful candidate will play a key role in research focused on developing new treatments for neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s and Parkinson’s. The LSRA will be responsible for performing cognitive and motor testing, administering injections to animals (intraper...
The Stanford Institute for Stem cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine is seeking a Life Science Research Assistant (LSRA 1) to support cancer research and stem cell biology projects in a molecular and stem cell biology lab. The LSRA will be responsible for the following four tasks: (1) generation, maintenance, characterization, and cryopreservation of human induced pluripotent stem cells from pat...
1 Year Fixed Term The Department of Genetics seeks a Life Science Research Assistant II. The LSRA will be involved in defined research projects in a genomics setting and will be responsible for independently conducting and analyzing experiments. The ideal applicant will have proven laboratory expertise in standard nucleic acid and protein biochemical techniques such as RNA isolation, PCR, subclon...
The laboratory of Dr. Gerald Grant, an Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, is looking for a life science research assistant (LRSA1) to assist with research focused on understanding the changes in the blood-brain barrier induced by brain tumors. This full time position will include an independent research project as well as assisting with the general management of the lab including on occasion ass...
The Division of Hematology is a progressive division within the Department of Medicine. The Division is a powerhouse for basic science,research, patient care and teaching in the field of hematology. We are looking for an individual interested in full-time research assistant position working on leading edge projects studying angiogenesis and intestinal stem cells. The main responsibility of the pos...
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Research and Development Director
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Research and Development Director
Introduces new products by planning and conducting basic research and new product development; directing staff.
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Establishes research and development operational strategies by evaluating trends; establishing critical measurements; determining production, productivity, quality, and customer-service strategies; designing research and development systems; accumulating resources; resolving problems; implementing change.
Organizes research and development projects by defining project purpose and scope; establishing standards and protocols; scheduling and allocating resources.
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