Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Department: MED-Urology Salary/Grade: NEX/11
Are you looking to gain additional experience in a research lab? Would you like to help make a difference in cancer research? The Urology department at Northwestern University is hiring a new Research Technologist to assist with research the department is doing in cancer biology and cancer immunology. This position will also provide the opportunity to work one on one with a top researcher. The ideal candidate will be a good communicator, cooperative, and able to work independently. Prior knowledge and experience in cell culture, molecular biology, and handling mice is preferred.
In addition to joining a collaborative and hard-working team that values strong relationships, Northwestern employees take advantage of excellent healthcare and retirement benefits as well as generous paid time off. If you feel this could be a great career match, please apply today!
The Research Technologist 2 conducts experimental research lab work. Assists in design of one or more specific phase(s) of entire project(s). Completes mathematical calculations, &/or computer tasks &/or assists in judging validity of data. Follows appropriate protocols, policies, procedures, regulations, Good Clinical & Good Laboratory Practices.
Northwestern University has an opening for a Research Technologist 2 in a Cancer biology and cancer immunology lab. Duties include management of mouse colonies, process of human blood samples, performing IHC and ELISA, cell culture, and ordering general lab supplies.
Minimum Qualifications: (Education, experience, and any other certifications or clearances)
Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor's or higher degree in a scientific major or related; OR appropriate combination of education and experience.
Must have good computer skills, good communication skills, good organization skills
Experience with mouse colony management and overseeing lab operations
Experience with molecular biology.
Excellent interpersonal skills and communication, good laboratory practice
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 36498
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.