1. Recommends the design and implementation of procedures and protocols under the direction of a higher-level authority. 2. Investigates, analyzes, and reaches preliminary scientific conclusions related to research planning 3. Ensures data results are compiled, analyzed, and presented properly. 4. Analyzes, develops and interprets scientific results. Maintains clear documentation of results. Prepares scientific reports and papers for research proposals and published reports. 5. Performs independent research and laboratory techniques and participates in experimental research planning. 6. Interacts with internal contacts including the PI, research assistants, graduate students, Radiation Safety and Biological Safety officers, and Animal Care personnel to discuss and evaluate research results and to ensure the smooth and safe operation of the laboratory. 7. Interacts with external contacts such as researchers at other institutions, staff at biotechnology and reagents companies to consult on research methods and to keep abreast of product information and developments. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in biology or Neuroscience and one year experience. At least 3 years of experience in biological electron microscopy. Desired expertise in immuno electron microscopy, FIB-SEM and electron tomography (room temperature) for biological sciences. Knowledge of Cell Biology and Neuroscience and experience working with teams.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's Degree in biology or Neuroscience and one year experience. At least 3 years of experience in biological electron microscopy. Desired expertise in immuno electron microscopy, FIB-SEM and electron tomography (room temperature) for biological sciences. Knowledge of Cell Biology and Neuroscience and experience working with teams.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 1, MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to perform tasks requiring a high degree of attention to detail.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Electron Microscopy Research Associate
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to coordinate laboratory projects, establish and maintain effective working relationships with supervisors, collaborators and other employees.
Required Skill/ability 4: Well-developed verbal communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: Well-developed understanding of procedures and techniques used in Electron Microscopy with the ability to adapt to new procedures concerning work in electron microscopy of C elegans.
Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and one year experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 59171BR
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