UPCI Research Lab-Singh - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19007433)
This is a Research Technician III position in the laboratory of Dr. Shivendra Singh, located at the Hillman Cancer Center, Shadyside and is part of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center. Successful candidate will be responsible for research using cancer cell lines and mouse models of cancer, data collection and result interpretation, mouse husbandry; injection of cancer cells into mice; treatment of mice and rats, tissue and blood collection, culture of cancer cells, determination of cell viability, apoptosis and cell cycle distribution, genetic manipulation of cancer cells in tissue culture; treatment of cells, and various cellular and molecular biological techniques, flow cytometry; purification and analyses of DNA by agarose gel electrophoresis; purification and analyses of proteins by immunoblotting.
2-3 years research experience in laboratory experiments
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity, and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Hiring Range: $23,868.00 - $37,752.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume
Optional Documents: Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19007433
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.