Lab Specialist II
Working Title: Lab Specialist II
Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff
Department: Department of Biomedical Engineering
Posting Date: 05-25-2017
The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia is seeks candidates for a Lab Specialist 2 to perform a variety of pre and post wound healing and implantation surgeries on small animals. The lab specialist will also be responsible for performing embedding/sectioning and basic histology stains, laboratory maintenance, maintaining mouse colonies, preparing stock solutions, and organizing and assisting the PI with current animal protocols.
Candidates must hold a BS in Biology or closely related field. Candidates should have a minimum of 2-4 years of experience working in a research laboratory. Candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0621039. Submit cover letter, CV and contact information for three references.
The posting will remain open until filled.
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to developing diversity in faculty and welcomes applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of PCR, Molecular Biology, Microscopy, Tissue Sectioning, Animal Surgery and Husbandry.
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