RESEARCH TECHNICIAN I

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
May 17, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

diversity employer



RESEARCH TECHNICIAN I
Cell Biology

Occupational Summary

Cell Biology laboratory is seeking motivated and enthusiastic applicants for Research Technician I in the Department of Cell Biology of Duke University School of Medicine. Our laboratory's long-term goal is to understand how long noncoding RNAs and spatial genome organization regulates mammalian gene expression, genome stability and cell fate decisions and how misregulation of these processes impacts cancer. Our studies utilize a variety of molecular biology, biochemistry, cytology, imaging and genome wide tools in mammalian cells and mouse models.

The candidate will play a key role in conducting basic molecular biology and biochemical assays, chromatin-based assays, maintenance of mouse colonies in addition to providing effective laboratory operations, research support, organization, and continuity in the laboratory making integrity, enthusiasm and excellent communication as well as organizational skills paramount characteristics.

This position would be a great opportunity for individuals who are interested in careers in epigenetics, cell biology or biomedical research. There will be opportunities to conduct cutting-edge cell biology research both independently and as part of a team.

Requisition Number
401419541

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
942 RESEARCH TECHNICIAN I

Job Family Level
06

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 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.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robustexchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity ofour perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achievethis exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feelsecure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals arerespected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our communityhave a responsibility to uphold these values.
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 an Associate's degree in botany, biology, zoology orother science related scientific field.

Experience

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

Auto req ID

100640BR

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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