Senior Research Technician

Job Description

Med-Computational and Systems Biology – Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh – (22007813)

The University of Pittsburgh’s Department of Computational and Systems Biology is seeking a motivated college graduate with a degree in biological sciences, research experience, and a strong interest in research to join The Robin E. C. Lee Laboratory of Cellular Dynamics and Molecular Circuits. Research in the lab uses molecular, computational, and systems biology to investigate signal transduction in single cells associated with inflammatory diseases and cancer.

This Research Specialist will conduct research under direct guidance of the Principal Investigator and provide support for other lab personnel. On a daily basis, responsibilities will be to perform experiments, record and interpret data, participate in experimental design, and perform day-to-day lab maintenance.

The incumbent will utilize expertise in cell biology, molecular genetics, immunofluorescence, quantitative microscopy, and image analysis in addition to the development and implementation of microfluidic systems for imaging human cell cultures. The incumbent will also work with computational tools and contribute to software for an ardunio-based microfluidic laminar flow controller.

Master’s; 5-6 years experience required.

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets.

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Assignment Category Full-time regular
Job Classification Staff.Research.IV
Campus Pittsburgh
Minimum Education Level Required Master’s
Minimum Experience Level Required 5-6 years experience
Work Schedule Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Work Arrangement On-Campus: Teams that work on campus, in an office, or in a lab.
Hiring Range $30,732.00 – $49,296.00
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, Cover Letter
Optional Documents Not Applicable

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