St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude)

Lab Operations Manager Protein Purification

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital (St. Jude)

Memphis, TN, United States


The Halic lab in the department of Structural Biology is seeking a motivated supervisor/manager to join his team. The Halic lab studies the epigenetic regulation of gene expression using genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry and structural biology. In particular you will focus on protein purification and study heterochromatin formation and chromatin-modifying proteins. Currently there are several projects ongoing in the laboratory involving the use of cryo-EM to address processes involved in chromatin organization. We also use genetics and molecular biology to address heterochromatin formation in fission yeast as a model system.

In this role you will coordinates and assists in the training for laboratory personnel, ensure that the laboratory complies with regulatory requirements, writes manuscripts and presents the research. You will engage in research projects (75%) and manage daily wet lab operations (25%). 

Minimum Education

  • Bachelor’s degree is required.

Minimum Experience

  • Seven (7) years of relevant post-degree work experience is required.
  • Five (5) years of relevant post-degree work experience is required with a Master’s degree.
  • Three (3) years of relevant post-degree work experience is required with a PhD.
  • Leadership or supervisory experience is required.

EEO Statement

St. Jude is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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