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Sigma Aldrich Microbiologist

Job Description

We are seeking a highly motivated Microbiologist to join our Manufacturing team. The candidate will be involved in strain maintenance, testing, culture preparation, and strain improvements for a variety of bacterial and fungal native and/or recombinant expression systems.

Education

BS or MS in Microbiology or equivalent.

Responsibilities

Develop a robust strain maintenance program Use good aseptic technique Maintain clear records of culture collection Independently complete strain improvement activities to increase expression performance

Experience

Experience in microbiology lab required. Experience culturing atypical microbial cultures required. Experience with more advanced expression systems like Pichia pastoris and insect cells desirable.

Location

St Louis, MO.

 

This opportunity is available through I-Link, either via Career Center or the School of Chemical Sciences Career Services Office accounts.

 

March, 21, 2013