RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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