RESEARCH SPECIALIST C
Duties: This position is for a Research Specialist C who will work independently in a biological EMRL facility. Principal duties include: receiving and documenting all specimens submitted for electron microscopy; preparing buffers, fixatives, and formvar coat grids; processing a variety of samples and high quality sections for electron microscopy; staining all TEM grids; developing ImmunoEM specimens including preparing, staining, and image analysis; providing screening of EM samples on JEOL 1010 EM and T12 120KeV. Use Abra HPM 010 and Leica AFS2 to process high pressure freeze samples. Providing TF20 200Kev EM to do CryoEM, doing negative staining. Provide consulting and training on equipment, experiments, and projects. Data analysis. Other duties as assigned, including core product ordering.
Position is contingent on continued funding.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 2 to 3 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, is required.
Reference Number: 40-26817
Salary Grade: 026
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: BB-Biochemistry and Biophysics
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