Research Associate 1


A research associate position is available in the laboratory of Vince LiCata at Louisiana State University. Current areas of emphasis in his research group include investigation into the mechanism of Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) damage to isolated DNA binding proteins.



60% Purify DNA binding proteins for use in ROS damage studies

20% Perform laboratory procedures to assay for ROS damage in proteins. 

20% Laboratory upkeep and maintenance;Organize and quality-control data.  Work with undergraduate assistants in the laboratory.


Min Quals:

Bachelor's degree in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, or related field.


Additional Job Description:


Special Instructions:
Please attach a resume and a list with full contact information for at least 3 references.   

Posting Date:
April 16, 2018 

Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):

Additional Position Information:
Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!


Essential Position (Y/N):

EEO Statement:
LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.


HCM Contact Information:
Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed


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