Working Title: Research Associate
Required Education and Experience: 1-2 yrs research experience in a University lab or Biotech is desirable. Although not required, Bachelor’s degree in Biology, chemistry or closely related field is preferable
Number of Positions: Full time/part time available
Proposed Start Date: Jan 15, 2019
Length of Term: 1 year appointment with possibility of renewal
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications
Visa status: Must be a US citizen or a permanent resident
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities
PK Biosciences Corporation, a biotech company located in Ames, IA, invites applications for a Research
The major goal of the NIH SBIR funded program is to develop novel therapeutics as disease-modifying agents for
treatment of neurodegenerative disease such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s disease.
The successful candidate will be conducting research involving cell culture and animals. Experience with animal
handling, cell culture and biochemical assays are highly desirable. The position will also include general
laboratory management, maintaining animal protocols, equipment training and maintenance, treatment
preparation, data entry and analysis, supply ordering, and other duties as assigned. The ability to communicate
orally and in writing is also essential for this position.
Email a cover letter, resume, and the name and phone number of three references to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Attn: Dr. Vellareddy Anantharam,
PK Biosciences Corporation, 1907 ISU C Drive, Ames, Iowa 50011.