Emory Healthcare/Emory University Research Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia
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The Department of Hematology and Oncology and Winship Cancer Institute is seeking an eager applicant with interest in gaining valuable experience in preclinical scientific research in the Dhodapkar lab. The Dhodapkar group focuses on cancer immunology research. The Research Specialist position would require handling human blood samples, cell processing, mouse work, general lab maintenance and ordering. We are looking for someone who is organized, capable of meticulous record keeping and is a team player.
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.
- Bachelor's degree in a scientific field OR equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
Prior lab work is a plus.
2 year commitment required
NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.
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Job Number 61409
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division School Of Medicine
Department SOM: HMO: Hematology
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with animals.
Job Category Laboratory
Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta
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