Laboratory Technician Senior/UKHC

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Laboratory Technician Senior/UKHC

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Lexington, KY

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1 yr

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Physical Requirements:

Occasional extended periods of time sitting, occasional lifting/pushing/pulling of equipment up to 25 lbs.


Generally Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm (40 hrs/wk) Occasional evening and weekend work may be required

Job Summary:

The department of Neurology is seeking a Laboratory Technician Senior.

Will assist in design, analysis and execution of experiments related to investigations of Parkinson’s disease and related neurodegenerative diseases.

This position will involve cell culture experiments, molecular biology experiments and histopathology with utilization of human samples.

Experience in cell culture and molecular biology (Western blot, flow cytometry, ELISA, immunoprecipitation) is preferred.

Need ability to work both independently and cooperatively, with some oversite duties and lab upkeep duties. Assist with preparing figures for publication and manuscript generation.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) is required.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Bachelors degree in biological sciences or related area and five years of laboratory experience in academic or biotech laboratory preferred.

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University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Posted: 11/17/2020
Application Due: 2/15/2021
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