The Oncology Department is seeking a Research Technologist who will work on a project joint with biotech company. The project aims to understand the metabolic changes that are key for the development of rare autoimmune diseases. The person will work under the general supervision of a faculty investigator or laboratory supervisor and will be responsible for performing routine analyses and tests on human fluids and/or tissue or animals or cultured cell lines. Work requires basic use of scientific methods, procedures and techniques gained through previous training and experience.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Use basic understanding of theory behind experiments and applies basic analytical skills to implement assigned projects.
Identify and trouble-shoot situations needing special attention.
Follows established procedures or protocols and utilizes aseptic technique to perform laboratory tests and/or experiments which include basic tissue culture, cell separation methods, protein and DNA electrophoretic separations, qRT-PCR assays, basic molecular biology and cloning, or other biological science techniques.
Work will include utilization of in vivo models and tissues in experiments.
Monitors inventory levels, orders materials and supplies in accordance with established policies and procedures plus verify all incoming orders upon receipt.
Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry or related field.
Some related post-undergraduate work experience.
Classified Title: Research Technologist Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CC Starting Salary Range: $15.00-$20.40-$25.50 HRLY (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F, 830-500 Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Medicine Campus Department name: SOM Onc Cancer Immunology Lab Research Personnel area: School of Medicine
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