RESEARCH SPECIALIST A
Duties: Carry out experiments in the eye research laboratory using all standard molecular and cellular biological techniques, including DNA and RNA handling, PCR, qRT-PCR, cloning, Western blotting, fixed tissues sectioning, immunohistochemistry, and maintaining of cell cultures.
Qualifications: Master's degree and 2 plus years of experience strongly preferred. Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Solid knowledge in molecular and cellular biology is fundamental. Advanced experience in various mammalian cell culture application, including cryopreservation, transfection, and contaminant testing, would be preferred. Attention to detail and desire to obtain quality results are essential, as are good written, oral and interpersonal communication skills, and preparing accurate records of all experiments.
Reference Number: 58-25454
Salary Grade: 024
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: Clinical Studies-Philadelphia
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