Position title
Casual Research Assistant (Dr. Ignea Lab)

Casual Research Assistant position under the supervision of Dr. Codruta Ignea

Department of Bioengineering, Faculty of Engineering

Position Summary:
• To operate and perform maintenance of the laboratory equipment.
• To operate and perform maintenance of the GC-MS instruments
• To establish GC-MS methods for analysis of different classes of compounds
• To perform analysis of relevant standard compounds
• To develop calibration curves for compound identification based on literature and in house standard compound analysis.
• To refresh existing biological material, such as DNA constructs and yeast samples for further preparation of control extracts for calibration of the GC-MS instrument
• To prepare yeast extracts of selected samples for identification of different type of compounds by GC-MS
• To prepare and organize lab orders of consumables and other materials required for operation of lab equipment.
• To set up routine protocols for operation and safety procedure related to lab equipment.

• Graduated from BEng in Bioengineering
• Knowledge and interest in Synthetic Biology and Metabolic Engineering.


What to do in this positino

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Start date July 1st 2021
Duration of employment
12 months
Job Location
1111 Rue McGill, Montreal, H3A-0A5, Canada
Working Hours
Base Salary
$25$-$35 Per hour
Date posted
April 19, 2021
Valid through
April 30, 2021
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