Research Assistant II- Campbell Lab

Job description

Job Title:

RESEARCH ASST II

Position Number:

8150691

Job Category:

University Staff

Job Type:

Full-Time

FLSA Status:

Non-Exempt

Campus:

Maywood-Health Sciences Campus

Department Name:

MICROBIOLOGY

Location Code:

MICROBIOLOGY (06220A)

Is this split and/or fully grant funded? :

Yes

Duties and Responsibilities:

Campbell Lab- Supports research projects by performing straightforward lab assays and analysis. Carry out experiments as instructed by Principal Investigator (PI). Assists PI, research staff, and students with various lab procedures and projects.

- Carries out literature searches and analyses as instructed by Principle Investigator (PI) during assay development. Generates reports on these analyses.
- Organizes, curates and updates data bases of the acquired information and the corresponding analyses.
- Maintains orderly records.
- Maintains a safe and orderly working environment.
- Ensures compliance with safety regulations.
- Performs other duties as assigned by the PI and lab manager, including ordering of lab supplies and reagents

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:

Minimum Education: Required: Bachelors Degree Preferred: Masters Degree Specify Degree(s): Biological or physical sciences Minimum Experience: Required: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Preferred: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience

Qualifications:

- Ability to follow oral and written instructions and established procedures.
- Ability to maintain accuracy and consistency.
- Ability to communicate verbally.
- Ability to finish tasks in a timely manner.
- Ability to deal calmly and courteously with people.
- Ability to analyze and interpret data.
- Ability to work as an effective team member.
- Ability to work on routine job with interpersonal contact skill.
- Ability to interact with internal and external constituents.

Certificates/Credentials/Licenses:

Bachelor of Science degree and research experience, Master’s degree preferred

Computer Skills:

Proficiency with MS Office Suite, Internet and email applications.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

No

Required operation of university owned vehicles:

No

Physical Demands:

Lifting, Carrying, Crawling/Kneeling

Working Conditions:

Animals

Open Date:

09/02/2020

Quick Link for Posting:

http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/14227

 

 

 

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Posted: 9/8/2020
Application Due: 11/7/2020
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