RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
May 14, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine invites applications for the position of Research Specialist A. The candidate will assist in neurodegenerative disease research using established and novel techniques including mouse immunotherapy, histology, and molecular biology. Other duties will include working with transgenic mouse lines, protein purification, preparation of stock laboratory reagents, and organizing data and protocols. Candidate will also be expected to attend regular laboratory meetings and activities at the Center.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: BA/BS in Biology, Neuroscience or a related field, and 0-1 year of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, are required. Prior lab experience is desirable but not essential. Computer literacy (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe Photoshop) will be an advantage. The ability to multi-task and work within a team environment is essential.

Reference Number: 40-25807

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: PA-Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research

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