Medical Research Technician.Research Performance Core
Location: Covington, LA
The Medical Research Technician will be responsible for performing experiments in the level 2 and level 3 laboratories. The Medical Research Technician will be trained by the Core Program as well as by the Institutional Department of Biosafety and will work on Risk Group 3 (RG3) agents such as, mycobacterium tuberculosis, coxiella burnetii, Bacillus antracis, Brucella abortis, Burkholderia pseudomallei and coronaviruses. Necessary experiments include those involving molecular biology, pathology, immunology and microbiology, in adherence with the Standard Operating Protocols (SOPs) in place.
- Knowledge of BSL2 and/or BSL3 bio-containment principles and protocols, both for animal and laboratory space.
- Immunology and flow cytometry experience.