Essential Functions: Manage the microscopy core facility and its offsite satellites (located on main campus and the iBio building)Daily maintenance and operation of multiple fluorescent and confocal microscopes, as well as image analysis of data derived from the core. Training all end users, troubleshooting research design and equipment issuesMonthly billing for core facility and update Standard Operating Procedures manual
Qualifications: Master Science or higher education in biology, biochemistry, or related sciences. Experience in microscopy, specifically in confocal microscopy is required. Experience in immunofluorescent procedures including immunocytochemistry and immunohistochemistry.Knowledge of cell culture applications, image analysis (Volocity and Huygens software).Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc), and server maintenance a plus. Proficient computer skills (PC and Apple platforms).Ability to work independently.Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Internal Number: 76_207141
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Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.