We are seeking a motivated individual Research Assistant (Integrative Physiology and Metabolism) with a background in biochemistry, physiology, molecular biology or exercise science to join our team and work in a cutting edge, dynamic and exciting laboratory.
Our work investigates the basic mechanisms by which exercise has beneficial effects on health. This includes studies of skeletal muscle signaling and metabolism as related to diabetes, adipose tissue biology, and the effects of maternal exercise on offspring metabolic health. Our experiments use a wide variety of research methods and procedures. The major component of the job will be genotyping mice, cell culture experiments, muscle incubation studies, and experiments of in vivo metabolism.
Joslin Diabetes Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.