Emory University Research Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Requisition ID:
821200:YRK: Microbiology & Immunology
A highly motivated candidate is sought for the Research Specialist position with Yerkes National Primate Research Center. A background in biology, immunology or molecular biology is required. Previous lab experience in immunology, particularly using multicolor flow cytometry, is a plus.
Under general supervision, performs a variety of defined research and laboratory tests and experiments according to prescribed protocols and assigned schedules.
Sets up experiments as prescribed by a principal investigator. May be required to participate in laboratory maintenance activities such as sterilization and cleaning of equipment, ordering of supplies, inventory and media preparation.
Maintains records, files and logs of work performed in laboratory notebooks and computer databases. Compiles data and records results of studies for publications, grants and seminar presentations.
Employees in this classification may be required to work with, take specific precautions against and/or be immunized against potentially hazardous agents. Performs related responsibilities as required by principal investigator.
Will conduct experiments involving blood and tissue processing, flow cytometric staining, sorting of purified cell subsets, and other related analyses.
- Bachelor's degree in a scientific field OR equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
DATE CREATED/MODIFIED/REVIEWED: 06/08/06 AMM
Yerkes National Primate Resear
This position involves::
Involve working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials., Involve working with nonhuman primates (nhp), nhp tissue, body fluids or equipment contaminated by nhp., Not Applicable
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