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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN II
Center for Human Disease Modeling

Occupational Summary:
The Duke University Center for Human Disease Modeling is seeking a Research Technician to become a member of our research team. This work will involve performing a variety of technical scientific duties in a dynamic atmosphere. This position is a 6 months term-limited position but may be extended based on work requirements and funding.

The work schedule for this position will be Thursday through Monday, 8:00am-5:00pm.

Responsibilities:
  1. Technical duties conducted routinely include gene editing, DNA and RNA extraction, DNA sequencing, gene expression studies, and microscopy.
  2. Work with research animals including zebrafish embryo manipulation immunostaining, and assistance with maintenance of adult zebrafish stocks.
  3. Data analysis and interpretation. Document procedures and collect data in an organized, complete, and ethical fashion as well as analyze, interpret, and summarize experimental results.

Preferred qualifications:

Previous laboratory experience is preferred, work with aquatic animals strongly preferred but not required.

Requisition Number
401513556

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

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106462BR

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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Job No:
Posted: 10/31/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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