Emory Healthcare/Emory University Research Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia
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This position entails research on the pharmacodynamics population and evolutionary dynamics of bacterial resistance and heteroresistance to antibiotics.
If you are interested in applying for this position, please check out our Laboratory website, www.eclf.net and recent publications. To apply for the position, please include a cover letter.
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
Managing the logistics of the laboratory
Washing and sterilizing glassware
Destroying wastes and maintaining cleanliness of the lab
Supervising the work study students
- Bachelor's degree in a scientific field OR equivalent combination of experience, education, and training
BS or BA in Biology with training and laboratory experience in Microbiology, Microbial Genetics, and Molecular Biology
Good quantitative skills including experience with Excel
Experience with PCR and isolating DNA for sequencing
Experience working with different bacteria; including E. coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Enterobacter cloacae, or Klebsiella pneumoniae
NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employees
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Job Number 70362
Job Type Regular Full-Time
Division Emory College
Department ECAS: Biology
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
Job Category Laboratory
Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location US-GA-Atlanta
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