RESEARCH SPECIALIST A
Duties: The primary functions of this position are to (1) act as lab manager and coordinate and support the basic needs of the research group, including ordering and receiving lab supplies, maintaining lab equipment, and preparing solutions and DNA constructs, (2) manage the mouse colony, and (3) drive a research project (collect, analyze, and interpret data, and present data at group meetings) concerning the molecular mechanisms of neuronal autophagy.
Position is contingent on continued funding.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Majors in Biology or another related life science preferred. Experience with molecular biology and mouse handling is preferred but not required. Must have strong communication and organization skills, ability to work with people from different backgrounds and different levels, as well as ability to work independently.
Reference Number: 40-24775
Salary Grade: 024
Employment Type: Exempt
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research