Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Daily technical support to assist in general experiments as well as maintaining well-run labs
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Responsible for executing experiments outlined in a recently funded grant, including but not limited to: 1) Dissection of mosquitoes 2) Handling of Plasmodium sporozoites 3) Immunofluorescence assays 4) Immunoprecipitation and western blotting assays 4) Mouse work including challenge experiments and infectivity studies with rodent malaria parasites
Responsible for running a project that involves discussions with collaborators, public speaking at scientific meetings and Johns Hopkins Malaria Institute seminars, representing the laboratory at key events with donors such as Bloomberg Philanthropies, and scientific meetings.
High School Diploma/GED with some science coursework. Training Certificate from Technical Institute preferred.
Certificate from technical institute or internship experience preferred.
Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry or related field.
Experience in bioinformatics and intelligently mining the existing databases is a plus. Some related post-undergraduate work experience preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Highly organized and work independently
Experience in bioinformatics and intelligently mining the existing databases is a plus.
Classified Title: Laboratory Technician Working Title: Laboratory Technician Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CB Starting Hourly Pay Rate Range: $13.00 - $16.93 / commensurate with experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monaday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm / 40 Hrs/Wk Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 10001154-W Harry Feinstone Dpt Molec Mblgy Imlgy Personnel area: School of Public Health
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