RESEARCH SPECIALIST C

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Jun 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Research Specialist C will focus on immunological projects in the laboratory. This work will focus on preterm birth and consequences of preterm birth, specifically fetal brain injury. The research specialist should be able to design and perform experiments to address the role of immunological pathways in disease pathogenesis. Duties include: bacterial culture and preparation and microbial assay development; molecular techniques for quantification of mRNA, microRNAs, DNA and protein; primary cell isolation and culture, immunocytochemistry, flow cytometry and functional assay development. Assist in survival surgeries, tissue harvesting and tissue processing for downstream molecular applications. Data analysis and presentation.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 3 years to 5 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

Reference Number: 40-25994

Salary Grade: 026

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: WM-Ctr for Res on Reprod and Women's Health

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