Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Helps develop, design and conduct research projects according to plan.
Assist with ordering of reagents for laboratory research.
Assist with cleaning and sterilizing glassware.
Supports data collection and analytical needs of research projects.
Collect, analyze, and maintain data and/or specimens.
Maintain equipment and experiment rooms.
Maintain and order equipment and supplies.
Assist with preparation of reports, manuscripts, and other documents.
Collects and enters data. Assists in analysis of data and with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
Complies with institution, state and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Perform other related work as needed.
Vocational training or bachelor's degree in a field relevant to the research being conducted.
A minimum of one year of relevant research experience.
Experience in Molecular Biology techniques (i.e. quantitative real-time PCR, RNA and DNA isolation, transfection, infection, transformation, cloning).
Experience in performing an independent research project.
Experience in working as a research team.
Familiarity with common computer programs and standard laboratory equipment.
Technical Knowledge or Skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Excel, Work and PowerPoint.
Basic computer proficiency.
Knowledge of relevant scientific field.
Knowledge or research techniques or methods (cell biology, transcription, primary cultures, cell assays, biochemical assays, molecular biology assays).
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Knowledge of animal research techniques and methods.
Analytical skills, problem-solving and organizational skills.
Attention to detail.
Ability to train others.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to interact with a diverse work force.
Ability to work independently and collaborative with other researchers on computations research in a fast-paced laboratory environment.
Ability to read and keep abreast of technical developments.
Familiarity with molecular biology techniques.
Cover Letter (required)
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