The primary purpose of the Research Technician position in the Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control and Employee Health is the coordination and responsibility for providing laboratory services, culture and blood collection for patients, processing research samples, and/records data in accordance with methods requested and confers with superiors regarding results obtained.
This is a seven hours per week, non-benefits eligible position
1.Perform routine technical laboratory duties in accordance with specific
instructions as part of a research project or laboratory. Assist the professional
staff in the laboratory with tasks. Attend to the needs of experiments, as
directed. Record data in accordance with methods requested. Perform any
requested and needed experimental related tasks.
2.Work extensively with animals (mice & rats); must be able to document
experiments and or behavior of animals, good record keeping and data entry of
3.Must be able to perform and/or assist with onsite intestinal physiological
experiments, specifically using chamber experiments, IC50 determinations,
CRISPR-CAS9 technology, cardiac manifestations of chemotoxicity, protein and
RNA quantitative studies, ELISA, flow cytometry and others as required.
4.Ability to work with tissue cultures and animal infections.
5.All other duties as assigned.
Required: High school diploma or equivalent.
Required: Two year of experience in scientific or experimental research work.
May substitute required experience with completed years of college on a one to
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Requisition ID: 131439
Employment Status: Full-Time
Employee Status: Regular
FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay
Work Week: Days
Fund Type: Hard
Pivotal Position: Yes
Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 27,040
Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 34,000
Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 40,800