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Job #: G297
Posted Date: November 27, 2018
Closes On: Open Until Filled
Job Title: Lab Technician I - Laboratory of Genetics, Dr. Fred Gage
Status: Regular Part Time
Benefits Eligible: No
Laboratory/Department: Laboratory of Genetics
Lab research concentrates on the adult central nervous system and unexpected plasticity and adaptability to environmental stimulation that remains throughout the life of all mammals.
Position Description:

Under general supervision, lab support includes performing tasks and experiments in support of academic research projects. Primary responsibilities include lab maintenance such as ordering, stocking, sterilization of materials and preparation of solutions. Secondary responsibilities include molecular biology techniques.

Education:

Required:

  • Pursuing degree in a science field.
Experience:
  • Entry level position. No experience is required.
Special Requirements:
  • Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
  • Must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on research needs and deadlines.
  • Must be willing to submit to a background check.
Physical Requirements:
  • This position requires constant standing, seeing, hearing, calculating, communicating and working inside