RESEARCH SPECIALIST C
Duties: The researcher will conduct molecular assays on cell preps for genomics analysis. Assays include RNA-seq, ChIP-seq, Chromosome-Conformation-Capture-Carbon-Copy (5C) and genome-wide HiC.
The Researcher will lead lab efforts to do genomics library prep with Illumina linkers and quantification with kapa assay, as well as library pooling and placing sequencing runs.
Detailed record keeping is important to keep the hundreds of samples organized.
Flexibility to take on new/additional technical tasks that may arise during the scientific process will also be important.
In this position, you will thrive if you enjoy troubleshooting and solving molecular challenges independently.
Administrative work will involve: record keeping of the lab budget, ordering lab supplies 1-2x per week, and negotiating prices on lab reagents from sales representatives.
The researcher will also work with PI on strategy for funding timeing and management to keep a large lab of 15-20 people running smoothly.
Qualifications: Research Specialist C: A Bachelor's Degree in related field and 2 years to 3 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Preferred at least 2 years of experience. Ability to work independently is essential. Preferred: lab experience with basic molecular biology techniques and experience running the administrative side of a lab. excellent organizational skills and outstanding attention to detail
Research Specialist D: A Master's Degree or more in related field and 3 years to 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Preferred at least 2 years of experience. Ability to work independently is essential.: lab experience with basic molecular biology techniques and experience running the administrative side of a lab. excellent organizational skills and outstanding attention to detail
Reference Number: 13-25235
Salary Grade: 026
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