Laboratory Technician Senior/UKHC

Lexington, KY
Mar 08, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The department of Neurology is seeking a Laboratory Technician Senior.

Will assist in design, analysis and execution of experiments related to investigations of Parkinson's disease and related neurodegenerative diseases.

This position will involve cell culture experiments, molecular biology experiments and histopathology with utilization of human samples. Experience in cell culture and molecular biology (Western blot, flow cytometry, ELISA, immunoprecipitation) is preferred.

Need ability to work both independently and cooperatively, with some supervisory duties and lab upkeep duties. Assist with preparing figures for publication and manuscript generation.

Job Title
Laboratory Technician Senior/UKHC

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1 yr

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Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods, walking between buildings, carrying objects, occasional lifting of objects up to 50lbs


40 hours per week


MS, Excel

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Preferred Education/Experience

Bachelor's Degree in Biology or related field preferred. Ideal candidate will have at least 2 or more years of lab research experience. Preference will be given if strong background in molecular biology.

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  1. Resume
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