The laboratory of Dr. David Gerrard is seeking a Research Specialist. The primary responsibilities for this position will include: 1) assisting in general laboratory operations (ordering supplies/reagents, organizing lab manuals and other materials, maintaining laboratory equipment); 2) assisting with undergraduate research projects; 3) completing research that involves using histological and molecular approaches.
BS in Animal Sciences, Biology or related field; or, equivalent level of experience and training; Experience in a biomedical research laboratory; Experience with histological and molecular laboratory techniques.
Advanced degree (MS or PhD) in Biochemistry or related level experience; Experience or interest in learning to work with livestock; Experience or interest with overseeing undergraduate research projects.
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Posting #SW0122674, Research Specialist. For further information and to apply, please visit www.jobs.vt.edu, and search on Posting #SW0122674.
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Animal and Poultry Sciences
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M-F: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Virginia Tech - 11 months ago