RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Oct 03, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
Duke Human Vaccine Institute - Admin

Research Technician II (Bradley lab)
  • Perform library preparation and next-generation sequencing for antibody repertoire sequencing from tissues from vaccinated animals and humans.
  • Perform library preparation and next-generation sequencing reactions for transcriptome and genome sequencing from model organisms or human samples.
  • Maintain supplies and provide regular upkeep of sequencing and liquid handling instruments.
  • Develop and update all facility SOPs/reports and organize facility documents and records utilizing a shared mechanism and Core research accessible by all team members.
  • Collaborate with other lab members and external collaborators to develop and implement novel sequencing protocols and pipelines.
  • Read literature to increase knowledge of sequencing technology / advancements in the field and continuously update the core facility with the most advanced technologies and methodologies.
  • Perform other duties as requested by the Principal Investigator or senior lab staff.


Education, Skills, & Experience Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in biological science or related field
  • Basic skills in laboratory techniques
  • Must be able to manage multiple and rapidly changing priorities and have ability to learn new skills
  • Must be detail-oriented, well organized with strong communication skills and ability to work in an interactive team environment.


Requisition Number
401317788

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 Employercommitted to providing employment opportunity without regard to anindividual'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 mayinclude essential job functions that require specific physical and/ormental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests forreasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

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

Experience

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

Auto req ID

93267BR

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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