LAB RESEARCH ANALYST I - PEDS

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Apr 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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LAB RESEARCH ANALYST I - PEDS
Pediatrics-Cardiology

Occupational Summary

Our lab investigates mouse models of brain tumors to unravel novel mechanisms of brain tumor pathogenesis and to develop/evaluate novel therapies. We are looking for a qualified and enthusiastic individual to help manage our transgenic mouse colony as well as lead an independent project in the lab.

# Conduct a variety of investigations in the planning, development and procedures and specialized laboratory techniques in the analysis of materials under experimentation.
# Collect information and data through observation, experimentation and various other methods, to include operating highly technical laboratory instruments and equipment.
# Prepare tissue and specimens for complex procedures,and devise experimental techniques for tests and analyses. Evaluate and interpret collected data and prepare reports analyses setting forth progress, adverse trends and appropriate recommendations
#Confer with principal investigator in determining specific experiments to be included in the research protocol and to discuss the interpretation of results.
#Review journals, abstracts and scientific literature to keep abreast of new developments and to obtain information regarding previous experiments to aid in the design of original techniques.
#Supervise, train and instruct students, fellows or lower level personnel in laboratory techniques
# Submit IACUC amendments, IBC amendments, and animal protocol renewals.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Preferred skills/knowledge/experience: Experience working with animals - preferably mice.Familiarity with molecular biology and cell-culture techniques.Familiarity with IACUC protocols. Applicants should be motivated and work well with others.

Requisition Number
401404292

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
1888 LAB RESEARCH ANALYST I

Job Family Level
11

Exempt/Non-Exempt
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, gender, gender expression, genderidentity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.
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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 otherdirectly related scientific field.

Experience

Work requires two years of research experience. A related master'sdegree may offset required years of experience on a 1:1 basis, e.g., atwo year master's degree in lieu of two years of experience.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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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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