Lab Technician

Job Description

Med-Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine – Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh – (21007851)

The Department Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine is seeking a highly trained individual to fill a full-time research lab technician position. The incumbent will assist with neuronal signaling and how it is altered in myocardial infraction and ischemia using invitro and invivo models. The lab primarily uses electrophysiology and molecular biology techniques to study how bio electronic neuromodulation and pharmacological inhibition of a sympathetic nervous system could be cardioprotective. The position requires an individual with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Biochemistry or a related field, with at least 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Experience with molecular, biological, and neuroanatomical techniques is preferred.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
– Laboratory experimental techniques; histology, immunohistochemistry, and microscopy
– Ability to work independently and efficiently under the supervision of the lab manager
– Participate in various day-to-day activities in order to maintain the lab
– Assist with abstract and manuscript preparation
– Ensuring compliance with regulatory bodies (IACIC, EH&S, etc.)

The position requires an individual with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Biochemistry or a related field.

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Assignment Category Full-time regular
Job Classification Staff.Research.III Non-Exempt
Campus Pittsburgh
Minimum Education Level Required Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule M-F 8:30am – 5pm
Hiring Range $23,868.00 – $37,752.00
Relocation Offered No
Visa Sponsorship Provided No
Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances Not Applicable
Required Documents Resume
Optional Documents Cover Letter

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