This position is needed to support research activities. The primary responsibilities will be to work under the general supervision of the principal investigator on research projects performing standard and specialized laboratory procedures. More specifically, the position requires the ability to: maintain accurate and timely record of test results; operate, calibrate and perform routine maintenance on laboratory equipment; perform experiments on animal (rodent) models; maintain supply/reagent inventory; prepare solutions and reagents for laboratory experiments; and collect, organize and present results.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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