UC Riverside Botany and Plant Sciences Department is seeking a Laboratory Assistant I to assist with various molecular biological projects on rice molecular genetics, developmental biology, and abiotic stress resilience. Roles will involve all aspects of gene design, construction, plant transformation, cultivation, manipulation as well as biochemical and gene expression analyses. UCR is the premier research University in Inland Southern California and we are seeking the best to join us. UCR gives every employee the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel. The department administrative staff is committed to Service Excellence, Honesty, Integrity and Optimal work environment.
A University of Distinction and Diversity widely recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the nation, the University of California, Riverside current enrollment is more than 20,000 students, with a goal of 21,000 students by 2020. The campus is in the midst of a tremendous growth spurt with new and remodeled facilities coming on-line on a regular basis.UCR is loca...ted approximately 50 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. UCR is also within easy driving distance of dozens of major cultural and recreational sites, as well as desert, mountain and coastal destinations. UCR is one of 10 universities within the prestigious University of California system, and the only UC located in Inland Southern California.