Research Lab Specialist Inter

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Ann Arbor, MICHIGAN

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How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.


Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally.  Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.


Responsibilities*

Performing research studies

Molecular biology and immunology assays (e.g., ELISA, isolation of RNA and PCR, flow cytometry)

Animal (mouse) studies including survival surgeries and monitoring

General maintenance of lab equipment and inventory, lab cleanliness, restocking of solutions, etc.

Maintaining documentation and compliance with research regulations and policies, including lab safety, renewing IACUC protocols, and inspections


Required Qualifications*

BS/BA or equivalent in biology, chemistry, or related scientific field and 4-5 years experienceHands on lab experience


Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings.  Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.


Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.


U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.


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