Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Posting Summary: The Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology is seeking a Research Tech 1. Position assists in routine laboratory research using and developing specialized techniques. Incumbent is responsible for completion of projects assigned. Responsibilities include participation in planning experiments, assists in analysis of data.
Qualified applicants must have a High School diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's degree is preferred. It is preferred that applicants have knowledge of chemistry, biology, biochemistry, and mathematics. Ability to participate in the design of experiments, knowledge of laboratory equipment and apparatus; and ability to assist in writing of grants and manuscripts. Ability to order supplies and managing schedules. Applicant should demonstrate proficiency in computer programs for data compilation, Adobe Professional, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required.
This position is restricted and contingent upon the continuation of funding.
Required Minimum Level of Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required
Preferred Minimum Level of Education: *Degree Preferred
Preferred Specific Degree/Training: Bachelor's Degree
Required Minimum Level of Experience: Some - up to 4 years
Required Specific Experience: Minimum of one year of lab experience, which may include student experience. A Bachelor's Degree in biology or other directly related scientific field may substitute for experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Ability to conduct laboratory experiments with limited supervision. 2. Ability to collect and handle data or samples. 3. Ability to understand laboratory process and procedures. 4. Ability to collect data or samples and perform data analysis.
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook).
Internal Number: 353_85803
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