Life Science Technician

Location
Stanford, California (US)
Salary
n/a
Posted
05 Jun 2019
End of advertisement period
02 Aug 2019
Ref
83370
Academic Discipline
Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Program in Epithelial Biology in the Department of Dermatology, Khavari Lab, seeks a Life Science Technician 1 (LST-1) to assist with research projects in cancer biology, stem cell biology and molecular medicine. The LST-1 will perform cell culture and molecular biologic techniques, including cell culture, isolation of DNA, RNA and protein from cells and tissues, protein immunoblots, PCR and gene expression analysis, chromatin extraction, preparation of ChIP-seq libraries, preparation of CLIP-seq libraries. Assists with ordering supplies and maintaining lab organization.
Qualifications:
Understanding of molecular and cell biology principles and some previous experience with tissue culture and molecular biology techniques generally associated with approximately one year’s employment experience in laboratory work or equivalent training (e.g., one year of college science). Experience with handling and processing RNA samples is desirable. Must be detail-oriented and able to keep accurate records of experiments. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with a diverse group of staff. Good organizational and computer skills required.
Previous experience with tissue culture and molecular biology techniques required, Some experience with next generation sequencing protocols is desirable. Must be detail-oriented and able to keep accurate records of experiments. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse group of staff. Good organizational and computer skills required. College science background is required. Some overtime work may be required.
Additional Information
Schedule: Full-time
Job Code: 5638
Employee Status: Regular
Grade: A18
Department URL: http://dermatology.stanford.edu
Requisition ID: 83370