Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
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Posted Job Title
Lab Manager - Bioengineering
Job Profile Title
Research Coordinator Senior
Job Description Summary
Penn Engineeringâ™s world-acclaimed faculty, state-of-the-art research laboratories and highly interdisciplinary curricula offer an experience that is unparalleled. Innovation and technology drive every program and transform the fundamentals of what future engineers are learning. http://www.seas.upenn.edu/
The Lab Manager in the Huh Lab in the Department of Bioengineering at Penn Engineering will be charge of: establishing and managing a database of laboratory orders; maintaining various types of equipment in the Huh group; developing and managing inventories of research materials; managing laboratory protocols; organizing group meetings and discussion sessions; and holding orientations and training sessions for new lab members. The position will participate in highly varied interdisciplinary research projects and play a supporting role in the production of research publications and presentations.
The Lab Manager in the Huh Lab in the Department of Bioengineering at Penn Engineering will be charge of: establishing and managing a database of laboratory orders; maintaining various types of equipment in the Huh group used for cell culture, microfabrication, and microscopy; developing and managing inventories of research materials; managing laboratory protocols for safe use and maintenance of biological and chemical materials; organizing group meetings and discussion sessions; and holding orientations and training sessions for new lab members. The position will also utilize knowledge of cell biology, microfabrication, and microfluidics to participate in highly varied interdisciplinary research projects and play a supporting role in the production of research publications and presentations.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree with a minimum of three years of experience as a research technician or laboratory manager or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Significant research background in bioengineering and microengineering.
Working Conditions Office, library, computer room
Physical Effort Typically sitting at a desk or table; Occasional lifting 25 lb. or less
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
School of Engineering and Applied Science
$42,953.00 - $77,315.00
Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00015784
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Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.