Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The laboratory of Dr. Kyoung Eun Lee is looking for a highly motivated, organized individual who is a recent college graduate or will soon graduate for a full-time Research Laboratory Technician Associate in a basic science research laboratory housed in the Department of Pharmacology at the University of Michigan Medical School. As the selected candidate, you will work closely with the principal investigator on pancreatic cancer research using mouse and cell culture models.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Preparing general solutions, dishwashing and autoclaving
Maintaining lab inventory and ordering supplies/reagents
Maintaining and monitoring mouse colonies
Processing mouse tissues
Assisting mouse survival surgery
Performing mammalian cell culture
Performing standard molecular biology work, including DNA/RNA extraction, PCR, and immunostaining.
Recording research results in a neat and timely manner
Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, Immunology, Cellular & Molecular Biology or a related discipline.
In order to be considered for this position, the applicant must have met or will have met all the required qualifications prior the start date of employment.
Proficiency in part or all of the following:
Mammalian cell culture
At least 1 year of biomedical laboratory research experience.
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Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 194716
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