RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II - Dermatology

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Apr 13, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II - Dermatology
Dermatology

Job Description:

Perform a variety of complex technical duties involved in conducting physical, chemical, biological and other research laboratory tests/experiments. Offer determinations to obtain data for research purposes; compile, analyze, document and draw tentative conclusions from experimental results. Review laboratory methods manual, scientific journals, abstracts and other literature for information applicable to research experiments.
  • Determine and set up instruments, material and apparatus and operate laboratory equipment required for specific tests.
  • Obtain, prepare, mount and stain tissue, blood and other substances for microscopic examination.
  • Prepare culture media, chemicals, reagents and solutions.
  • Maintain sufficient inventory of material, supplies and equipment for performance of duties; clean and maintain laboratory equipment.
  • Review work of lower level laboratory personnel within designated areas and assist in training new personnel.
  • Prepare culture media, chemicals, reagents and solutions.
  • Obtain, prepare, mount and stain tissue, blood and other substances; Help maintain sufficient inventory of material, supplies and equipment.
  • Confer with principal investigator to review work assignments and laboratory tests, experiments and physical, chemical, biological and other literature for information classification.
  • Other research laboratory tests to be included but are not limited to, experiments and determinations to obtain data for research purposes; Compile, analyze, document and draw tentative conclusions from experimental results.
  • Make minor modifications to existing laboratory procedures and techniques to meet the needs of the particular equipment used as required or asked.
  • Maintain laboratory work of lower level laboratory personnel within designated area, enter/request lab needs required through Buy@Duke, DLAR and Cell Culture.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification.
This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel.


Requisition Number
401407683

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 Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
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.

Education

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

Experience

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

Auto req ID

99674BR

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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