RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Duties: A lab in Department of Cancer Biology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is seeking a highly motivated, skilled, and organized research specialist. The lab investigates the molecular and cellular basis of diseases, especially cancer and neurodegeneration. The research specialist A will (1) Participate in a research project using a range of techniques including molecular biology, biochemistry, cell culture, animal models; (2) Functions as lab manager and assist PI in overseeing the operation of the lab, (3) Write animal protocols, manage the animal colonies, including breeding and genotyping mice, and train students and other scientists for animal-related work, (4) Assist PI, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows with experimental procedures and analysis.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

Reference Number: 40-26662

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: CB-Cancer Biology

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