Research Specialist II-UTGSM Surgery (Knoxville)

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Location: Knoxville, TENNESSEE
Job Type: FullTime
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Research Specialist II-UTGSM Surgery (Knoxville) - 18000001KY 



Description

 

Pay Grade:      36

Hiring Range: $15.01 - $18.01/Hourly


 

THIS IS A GRANT FUNDED POSITION


 

JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:  

The Research Specialist II assists PhD in research techniques in the field of vascular biology.


 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Performs molecular and cellular biology assays in accordance with standard operating procedures in our laboratory.
  • Maintains viable tissue and cell cultures for in vitro experiments and performs phenotype response assays on living cultures.
  • Assists in the performance of laboratory animal experiments, including survival and non-survival surgeries. Includes laboratory animal handling, care, and use.
  • Performs nanoparticle related assays, including but not limited to nanoparticle assembly, in vitro and in vivo treatment protocols, and nanoparticle chemical and physical characterization analyses.
  • Performs miscellaneous lab duties such as preparing buffers, autoclaving, washing of glassware and general lab upkeep.
  • Performs data Analysis and Presentation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

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    Qualifications

     
    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:  
     

    EDUCATION: Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Science, Chemistry, or a Science related field of study (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED)


     

    EXPERIENCE: OR Combination of college course work and work experience to equal eight (8) years. Must have knowledge of standard cellular and molecular biology principles and basic science techniques.  Must have the ability to assist in laboratory animal activities (survival and non-survival) and be effective in data analysis and presentation using Excel and PowerPoint platforms.


     


    Job
      Research Technical 
    Primary Location
      US-Tennessee-Knoxville 
    Organization
      Knox Surgery 
    Campus/Institute  Knoxville 
    Schedule
      Full-time 
    Job Posting
      Feb 25, 2019, 3:53:11 PM 


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