TECH RESEARCH LAB C
Duties: The Lab Technician will support the research of the Fang-Yen laboratory at Penn Engineering in the Department of Bioengineering (http://fangyenlab.seas.upenn.edu/) studying behavior and aging of the roundworm C. elegans. Responsibilities will include preparing media, culturing RNA interference bacteria, maintaining and preparing C. elegans strains, microscopy, performing C. elegans behavioral experiments, and performing data analysis. Opportunities for mentored independent research projects are available.
Position is contingent on continued funding.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Previous lab experience and some knowledge of computer programming is desirable.
Reference Number: 13-28166
Salary Grade: 023
Employment Type: Non-Exempt
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: 6-Technical Scientific/Statistical