PhD Microbiologist/Molecular Biologist

Kelly Services - Doylestown, PA (30+ days ago)3.9

Doylestown PA

4 Month Contract

Kelly Scientific is seeking a PhD level scientist with expertise in microbiology (growing organisms under sterile conditions, cell culture, fermentation) and molecular biology (gene cloning, qPCR, gel electrophoresis, etc) to work in a biotech environment and investigate Natural Products Discovery. This individual should be familiar working with both bacterial and fungal organisms.

Microbiology and molecular biology experience
Ph.D. and 0-5 years experience in research or MS with 5+ years experience
Required skills: Molecular cloning, point mutation, gel electrophoresis, qPCR, sterilization, ligation, fermentation
Preferred skills: mammalian cell culture, cytotoxin or similar assays, expressing and purifying proteins
Good communication skills
Good record keeping abilities
Supervisory capabilities are a plus (may supervise and lead summer interns)

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