CELLULAR IMAGING IN DIABETES RESEARCH SPECIALIST
JOB NO.: 91886-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Categories: Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 91886-AS
Working Title: Cellular Imaging in Diabetes Research Specialist
Official Title: SR RESEARCH SPEC(T16BN) or RESEARCH SPECIALIST(T16DN) or ASSOC RESEARCH SPEC(T16FN)
Hiring Department: A534245-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MEDICINE/ENDOCRINOL
FTE: 50% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 06, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $30,207 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree required; Biology, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineering, Biophysics, Pharmacology, Physics, Physiology, or a related field preferred.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Undergraduate research experience with internship, or experience as a technician running the day-to-day operations of a biomedical laboratory preferred. Experience with mice is highly desirable.
The incumbent will serve as a technician in support of Dr. Matthew Merrins in the Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism. The laboratory uses fluorescence microscopy and electrophysiology to study the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes, and the functioning of insulin-producing pancreatic islets.
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Instructions to applicants:
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Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
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Advertised: Sep 7 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Oct 1 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time