The Swanson School of Engineering, Department of Bioengineering at the University of Pittsburgh is seeking a qualified Laboratory Manager with expertise in molecular biology and bioengineering to join Warren Ruder's Synthetic Biology and Biomimetics Laboratory. Projects will focus on rapid cloning and synthesis of mammalian synthetic circuitry in order to implement a well-characterized molecular biology pipeline that integrates with the lab's various research projects ranging from the development of new synthetic gene networks to molecular robotics.
Master's degree in Molecular Biology, Bioengineering, Cell Biology, Biotechnology, Immunology, Biostatistics or a related field. 3-5 years related laboratory experience. Equivalent relevant work experience may be substituted for the degree requirement.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.IV
Minimum Education Level Required: Master's
Minimum Experience Level Required: 3-5 years experience
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
Internal Number: 20004399
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