Research Specialist B
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This position in the Melenhorst Laboratory in the Center for Cellular Immunotherapies at the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine will be in charge of the maintenance of equipment, including our recently acquired 5-laser spectral cytometry, an automated cell viability analyzer, and tissue culture equipment; ordering reagents; maintaining a database of reagents and cell aliquots; organizing group meetings and discussion sessions; and holding orientations and training sessions for new lab members. The position will participate in highly varied interdisciplinary research projects and play a supporting role in the production of research publications and presentations.
Position Contingent upon funding
B.A. degree and 1-3 years of experience or an equivalent combination or education and experience required.
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$36,401.00 - $65,521.00
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