Lab Assistant I

4 weeks ago
Chemical and Biological Eng
Research and Laboratory
Full-Time / Part-Time


Lab Assistant to work in Professor Cliff Brangwynne's laboratory.  The Lab Assistant will perform essential non-technical laboratory tasks to support the researchers in a lab doing innovative research at the interface of biology, engineering and physics.


  • Monitoring, ordering, and re-stocking general lab and tissue culture supplies.
  • Performing essential lab tasks, as needed, for example: preparing stock solutions and aliquots for general lab use, preparing bacterial plates and broth, replenishing autoclave tips and tubs, and keeping the overall lab area clean.




  • Must enjoy organzing and have a strong attention to details.
  • Must be able to work independently.
  • Must have basic computer skills and experience with excel.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 25 pounds.
  • Must be able to communicate clearly and follow instructions.

Princeton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. EEO IS THE LAW

Salary Grade

LTT, 010

Standard Weekly Hours


Eligible for Overtime


Benefits Eligible


Essential Services Personnel (see policy for detail)


Estimated Appointment End Date


Comments Related to End Date

One year term with possibility of renewal based on funding and satisfactory performance.

Physical Capacity Exam Required


Valid Driver's License Required



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