RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Sep 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
Medicine - Hematological Malignancies

Animal skills­
  • handling, breeding and maintaining mice in an established colony -- this includes skills in animal husbandry; animal identification and tracking (ear punch); animal sexing; and using various techniques to genotype mice
  • harvesting bone marrow and spleens from mice (for cell culture)
  • irradiation of mice
  • injection of mice (IV, retro-orbital, intraperitoneal) with cellular materials and/or various compounds
  • tumor implantation at various sites and tumor monitoring

Molecular biology/biochemical analytic skills
  • quantitative (real time) PCR
  • immunoblotting (western)
Cellular analysis skills
  • Multi-parameter flow cytometry (surface and intracellular analysis; cytometric bead array)
  • light microscopy
Tissue culture skills
  • culture of mouse and human cells


Requisition Number
401319322

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
951 RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II

Job Family Level
08

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Non-exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a bachelor's degree in botany, biology, zoology or other science related scientific field.

Experience

None required above education/training requirement.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Auto req ID

93355BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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