PUCL Job#1390 - Research Technician (Posted Sept 8, 2023)

Position Summary:


We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Research Technician.

The Research Technician performs technical laboratory duties and/or basic data analysis in support of a research project. The laboratory analyses at this level may involve sophisticated techniques that are generally learned on the job. This position may also analyze data and produce graphs and charts for publication. This position works on a grant or research project and performs specific analytical laboratory procedures, usually limited in number and repetitive. Work at this level is non-exempt and represents a basic level of scientific contribution involving some theoretical knowledge.

In this role, the successful candidate will participate in multi-disciplinary, lab-based and translational projects that develop cell-based immunotherapy approaches for autoimmune diseases, and investigate human autoimmune diseases, including autoimmune uveitis, Behcets disease, and others. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing laboratory experiments, collaborating with lab members on different projects, contributing the organization of the lab and providing support for various aspects of experimental research.

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify you must have a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Life Sciences or a related field with one year of experience. Advanced (beyond basic lab training will be accepted in lieu of experience as assessed by the hiring Principal Investigator). Effective oral and written communication skills required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Expertise in flow cytometry.
Experience with cell culture.
Experience with animal care and handling, including breeding and human cell engraftment into immunocompromised animals.
Experience with autoimmune uveitis animal models, including fundoscopy in mice.
Statistical programming in R.

Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.


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