Research Assistant, Aging, Univ. Oregon


A full-time research position conducting drug screens leading to extended lifespan is available in the Phillips Lab at the University of Oregon, Eugene.
Candidates having a B.A, B.S. or M.S. are invited to apply.
We seek a highly motivated and responsible individual who enjoys participating in an interactive intellectual environment to join us in our studies of genetics and genomics
using the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans and its relatives as model systems.
The candidate will be responsible for working with a team conducting large scale longevity and fitness assays, as well as performing general laboratory tasks.
Previous experience with basic molecular techniques and/or the genetics of model organisms is preferred.
Further details regarding ongoing research is available at
Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

Please send CV and names of three references to:
Patrick Phillips, Ph.D., via or c/o Search # 15045AB, Institute of Ecology and Evolution, 5289 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403-5289.

The successful candidate will support and enhance a diverse learning and working environment.
To ensure consideration, please submit applications by February 16, 2015, but position will remain open until filled.

EO/AA/ADA Institution committed to cultural diversity.
The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status.