Laboratory Manager

California, United States
07 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
07 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Summary

The Lab Manager will administer the operation of a laboratory for a Caltech faculty member and research group in Humanities and Social Sciences. This position provides technical support to the students and postdocs in the lab through the fabrication and maintenance of equipment and infrastructure.  

Job Duties

  • Grants: Assistance with grant application preparation and submission
  • Grants: Assistance with active grant reporting
  • IRB: assistance with preparation and submission of new protocols
  • IRB: supervision of irb record/files
  • IRB: training of new lab personnel collecting human data
  • Systems: supervision of lab LT data & code storage systems
  • Systems: facilitate sharing of lab data and resources with other research groups
  • Systems: maintenance of lab’s website
  • Systems: maintenance of lab’s wikis
  • Systems: coordination of lab’s computing resources & accounts
  • Team: help organize lab meetings
  • Team: help organize lab social events
  • Team: assistance with interviewing and recruiting
  • Team: assistance with training new team members in lab systems and procedures

Basic Qualifications

  • B.S., B.A. or equivalent degree
  • Previous experience with data collection in a scientific laboratory
  • Familiarity and previous experience using python, R or Matlab for basic data analyses

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with data collection from human subjects in behavioral, eye-tracking or neuroscience experiments

Required Documents

  • Resume