Undergraduate Research Assistant

Hiring Organization: Michigan State University Department of Plant Biology
Employment type: Seasonal
Application Deadline: September 1, 2016
Job Location: East Lansing, MI

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Dr. Friesen's lab is looking for an undergraduate research assistant to help with the following duties:

  • Assist with daily management of experiments in the greenhouse, growth rooms and in field
  • Collect data from plant experiments
  • Keep the lab and greenhouse space clean and organized
  • Provide technical support to graduate students and postdocs
  • Processing plant materials
  • Container and plant rack washing

Although no lab or greenhouse experience is strictly required, an ideal candidate would be interested in plant biology and/or horticulture.

The link to the position flyer can be found:


This is a paid position - payment will depend on experience and availability.  The job will offer some temporal flexibility, but some weekend work may be required.

To apply, send CV/resume and statement of interest to friesen.lab@gmail.com

Start date is flexible.

The lab website is: http://friesen.plantbiology.msu.edu/

the position flyer can be found:  https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CPtQnYoNCYAmj04ENEMNMrbzt7RLbpSDbvZeqOQOwpI/edit?usp=sharing

The expiration date is September 1st.  (or until the position is filled)

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