As an independent research organization, the Morgridge Institute for Research explores uncharted scientific territory to discover tomorrow’s cures. In affiliation with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, we support researchers who take a fearless approach to advancing human health in emerging fields such as regenerative biology, metabolism, virology and medical engineering. Through public programming, we work to inspire scientific curiosity in everyday life.
We are seeking an undergraduate student to work for the Thomson laboratory in the Regenerative Biology department. Duties will consist of general lab responsibilities including stocking lab supplies, making solutions, maintaining lab cleanliness and various other tasks crucial to keeping the lab operating. A self-motivated person who excels in this position may have an opportunity for a research project under the tutelage of a postdoc or scientist after a period of time.
Ideal candidates will be a current undergraduate student majoring in a biological field with a basic understanding of chemistry and biology. Great communication and being able to work as part of a team are critical qualities. We are looking for a student who would be able to work 10-20 hours per week with availability Monday – Friday, between 8 am and 5 pm.