We are looking for a research specialist B/C to work as part of a team with translational physician-scientists investigating host-microbial interactions. Responsibilities of the Research Specialist B include bacterial culture; molecular techniques such as PCR and cloning; in vivo mouse experiments utilizing techniques such as oral gavage and submandibular blood collection; harvesting and processing of mouse tissues; immunofluorescence staining and fluorescence microscopy of mouse tissues; processing mouse tissue samples to extract immune and epithelial cells; acquiring flow cytometry data and performing basic data analysis. The successful candidate is expected to work under the direction of the investigators.
Additional responsibilities of the Research Specialist C include: This individual is expected to work in a mostly independent manner, accomplishing most tasks on his or her own, taking responsibility for the project and its data generation, and providing scientific input. While prior research experience with mouse handling is strongly preferred, this position will involve on-the-job training and acquisition of new skills. Other expectations of this position include attending and presenting data during lab meetings, actively engage in project discussions, attending seminars, and assisting other members of the lab as needed.
Internal Number: 43222
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