Student working on a research project.

Research Assistant

An research opportunity is available immediately in a lab at the UB medical school for students with interest in protein biochemistry and biophysics. The lab focuses on structural and functional studies of ion channel proteins involved in thermal and pain transduction, using multidisciplinary approaches that crossover electrophysiology, fluorescence spectroscopy and protein biochemistry. The work will involve protein expression, purification and biochemical/biophysical characterization.

Research Project Information

Disciplines: Protein Biochemistry, Biophysics
Student Skill-Set Needed: The candidate should be highly motivated and have basic knowledge on protein biochemistry and molecular biology.
Compensation: Academic Credit, Salary / Stipend, Volunteer, Work Study
Available: Fall, Spring, Summer


For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: Feng Qin
Title: Associate Professor
Department: Physiology And Biophysics
Office: 330 Cary Hall