Applications are invited for consideration to the following position



Budget Title:

Senior Reseach Support Specialist

Salary Range:

(Based Upon Experience)

$66,000.00 - $84,000.00

Descriptive Title:

Instructional Support Specialist

Full time, Monday - Friday, 9:30am to 5:30pm, 37.5 hour per week



Description of Duties:

- Biospecimen handling, processing, and preparation; including nucleic acid (DNA, RNA) extraction from human and animal tissues, quantification and dilution and oversight of sample storage and organization. - Independently perform non-routine and complex lab-rocedures and techniques, including but not limited to cell culture establishment and maintainence and making sequencing libraries for RNA-seq and scRNA-seq experiments. - Purchasing of lab consumables (e.g. reagents) and other supplies; communication with vendors, preparation of purchase orders. - Supervise medicial and graduate trainees that are invloved in lab projects and collaborations. - Troubleshooting experiments and protocols using various lab instrumentation. - Contribute to interpretation and reporting of scientific results, including manuscripts.


REQUIRED: Bachelor's Degree; must have 3+ years of experience, competent and proficient in the operation of sophisticated molecular biology instrumentation. PREFERRED: Experience with whole genome sequencing (WGS) and ssnRNA-seq, especially library preparation, is highly preferred.

Persons interested should mail their resume and a letter of introduction

Additional Information: Interested candidates are to submit their letter of introduction and resume to:

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications: 01/01/29

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