1) Under general supervision of the PI and Section Administrator, provides technical support for a research laboratory by performing multiple basic laboratory techniques independently.
2) Follows and independently troubleshoots prescribed procedures to ensure accurate collection and analysis of laboratory samples or research data.
3) Utilizes routine and specialized research methods to achieve established research objectives. May assist in evaluating existing methods and objectives.
4) Organizes data into professional format, summarizes results, and presents data to PI. Effectively communicates and coordinates team-based research.
5) Maintains clear, accurate, complete, and timely reports of experiments.
6) Maintain records to ensure compliance with biosafety, radiation safety, animal protocols, compliance reports, instrument maintenance, and supply orders.
7) Notify PI of any potential violations of regulations.
8) Assists in training trainees and other lab personnel in laboratory methods, procedures, and safety.
9) Specifically maintains records for compliance (purchasing, compliance with institutional protocols, etc).
10) Assures maintenance and good working condition of equipment to ensure continuum of research.
11) Participates in research with or without laboratory animals.
1) knowledge in biological sciences
2) Knowledge of research techniques or methods: immunohistochemistry, tissue culture, aseptic technique, mouse colony maintenance
3) Problem-solving skills
4) Attention to detail
5) Organizational skills
6) Ability to learn new research techniques or methods
7) Ability to work independently and as part of a team
8) Knowledge of Microsoft Office
9) Analytical skills
10) Verbal and written communication skills
11) knowledge in angiogenesis
12) Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures
13) Familiarity with grant preparation
14) Ability to train others
1) Bachelorâ™s Degree
Required Documents 1) Resume 2) Cover Letter 3) Contact information for at least three supervisory references
Note:Â When applying, all documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV portion of the application.
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