RESEARCH TECHNICIAN I

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RESEARCH TECHNICIAN I
Molecular Physiology

Responsibilities:
Perform a variety of complex technical duties involved in biological research including laboratory tests, experiments and determinations to obtain data for research purposes. Determine and set up instruments, material and apparatus and operate laboratory equipment as required for specific tests, in particular ELISAs. Properly prepare media, chemicals, reagents and solutions, etc.
Manage sample and reagent inventory to ensure the ability of the Shared Resource to meet the needs of projects.
To be trained to perform molecular biology techniques including but not limited to: RNA analyses, joint tissue extraction for RNA, protein and cells, cell culture, tissue sectioning.
Attend and present periodically at weekly lab meetings.
Compile / analyze data and write reports on results. Contribute to the publication of abstracts and manuscripts.
Confer with the principal investigator and the manager of the Duke Biomarkers Shared Resource review work assignments and develop plans for research experiments and timelines.
Perform other related duties as necessary and requested.

Education/Experience:
Work requires an Associate's degree in a scientific related field, preferably in biology. Related Bachelor's degree is preferred. The position requires excellent organizational, time management, writing, and analytical skills.

Requisition Number
401529127

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
942 RESEARCHTECHNICIAN 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

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107902BR

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: 12/12/2018
Application Due: 2/10/2019
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