This position supports the research of Dr. Paul Agris, Professor of Biological Sciences and Chemistry and Director of the RNA Institute. The incumbent will oversee and manage all aspects of the academic lab and maintain lab infrastructure related to the operation of an RNA specialized lab. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, ordering lab supplies and consumables, maintaining biochemical techniques particular to the lab, maintaining an organized lab environment, supervising and training staff and students, assisting in manuscript and grant writing and conducting an independent research project.
Minimum qualifications :
Bachelor of Science degree in the biological or biochemical fields from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization
4+ years of experience after the bachelor degree as a technician and/or laboratory manager in an academic and/or industrial biochemical lab
Experience with local networks, file handling and sharing, databases, spreadsheets, and word processing software
Excellent organizational, verbal and written skills and interpersonal skills
Project management experience
Applicants must address in their letter of application their specific ability to work with culturally diverse populations.
Preferred qualifications :
Master of Science degree in the biological or biochemical fields from an accredited institution
2 years of experience post Master’s degree as a technician and/or laboratory manager
Professional Rank and Salary Range: R-3, dependent on qualifications and experience
Start Date: As soon as possible
A review of applications will begin immediately and the search will remain open until the position is filled.
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