RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Mar 31, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Primary responsibility: conduct goal-oriented experiments. Experiments will be designed by the Principal Investigator or senior lab personnel, but the Research Specialist A is expected to modify/troubleshoot procedures, assist in planning the protocol, and report progress to the PI. The Research Specialist A will also keep accurate notebooks, perform data analysis, assist in publication preparation. Secondary responsibility: general laboratory maintenance, ordering supplies and equipment, making solutions, assist in the care and maintenance of fruit flies, prepare DNA, run PCR reactions and gel electrophoresis.

Qualifications: The minimum of a Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Past lab experience strongly preferred.

Reference Number: 40-25339

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: CD-Cell and Development Biology

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