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/Life Sciences preferred. Experience working as Lab Manager strongly preferred. Previous experience managing a team.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's Degree in Biology/Life Sciences preferred. Experience working as Lab Manager strongly preferred. Previous experience managing a team.
Required Skill/ability 5: Positive attitude, strong work ethic, and flexibility in work hours. Previous experience with using the following computer software tools: Excel, Word, Prism/Graphpad.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 1, MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Previous experience managing a lab. Ability to use standard microscopes (fluorescent, brightfield) to acquire and process images.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 1, MS - Myung Lab
Required Skill/ability 1: Proven experience in sterile tissue culture - cell line maintenance, transfection, and storage. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Ability to interface between the lab and IACUC and other regulatory agencies.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proven technical and scientific abilities to perform complex laboratory experiments and procedures. Ability to do standard immunofluorescent/immunohistochemical stains on tissue sections.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven experience using mouse models, including techniques required for breeding, genotyping, gavage and intraperitoneal administration of drugs and procuring skin biopsies.
Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and one year experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 59726BR
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