Laboratory Technician 2
Working Title: Laboratory Technician 2
Position Type: University Operational and Administrative Staff
Department: Department of Cell Biology
Posting Date: 08-03-2017
The Department of Cell Biology at the University of Virginia seeks a Laboratory and Research Technician 2 to work in the lab of Dr. Kenneth Pfister.
The incumbent performs experiments in the field of bio-medical research; participates in the investigation of the function and regulation of microtubule-based motor proteins in neurons.
This position also performs experiments utilizing molecular biology, cell culture, immunoprecipitation, immunocytochemistry, and fluorescence microscopy, and other tasks to support biomedical research under the supervision of the principal investigator.
Applicants must have an Associate's Degree in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, neuroscience or a related science. Position requires at least two years of biomedical research experience, which may include student experience. A Bachelor's degree is preferred and may substitute for experience.
This position is restricted and is contingent upon the continuation of funding.
Applicants should complete a staff application through the Jobs@UVa website and provide a cover letter, resume, and a
list of three references. To apply visit jobs.virginia.edu and search for posting # 0621437
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
1) Ability to prepare research solutions.
2) Ability to perform tasks under minimum supervision.
3) Ability to learn and follow new research protocols.
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