Research Specialist I

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is a science philanthropy whose mission is to advance biomedical research and science education for the benefit of humanity. We empower exceptional scientists and students to pursue fundamental questions about living systems, and work to share scientific discoveries with researchers, students, and science-curious individuals around the world.

Founded in 1953 by aviator and industrialist Howard R. Hughes, HHMI is headquartered in Chevy Chase, Maryland, and employs more than 2,500 people across the U.S. Visit hhmi.org/careers to learn more about working at HHMI.

A research specialist position is available in the Bardwell lab at the University of Michigan. You will be engaged in the discovery and characterization of chaperones and their role in disease using cutting edge structural biological approaches. Our lab is innovative, friendly, and very well-funded.


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