Intern (non-paid)- IR- Croft

Training opportunity/unpaid internship available in Dr. Croft’s lab. Seeking current undergraduate (upper division standing preferred) who is interested in gaining additional laboratory skills.

•Knowledge of basic lab techniques and terms (pipetting, sterile technique, serial dilutions, solution preparation and cell culture).
•Previous lab experience is preferred.
•One year of general biology and general chemistry required (more upper division classes recommended, immunology in particular).
•Attention to detail and ability to learn quickly.
•Additional skills required: basic computing skills, following experimental protocols, maintaining clear and detailed lab notebooks is a must; ability, for independent thinking and strongly self-motivated.

Special Conditions
•Must be willing to work with laboratory mice.
•Minimum of 15 hours during the school year, and 20 hours a week during the summer.

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