1. Actively participates in biotechnology research design, implementation, and daily operation of the lab. Develops and modifies procedures and instrument operating programs. 2. Independently carries out research projects, including experimental design, development of methods, analysis of results, and translation of results to high-throughput protocols based on results. Prepares results for discussion and reporting purposes. 3. Understands, plans, and performs complex analyses and/or syntheses of nucleic acids, proteins, or other molecules. Determines the best analytical procedures to accomplish research goals. Contributes to the development of new analysis, synthesis and technologies. 4. Programs equipment with special cycle combinations and ensures special procedures are properly executed. 5. Works closely with users during the experiment to ensure optimal outcome, including advising, responding to requests and real-time data analysis. 6. Contributes data to grant proposals and manuscripts for publication. 7. Prepares reports; responds to researchers' more complex queries about different aspects of services provided and possible modifications. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Three (3) + years' experience with flow cytometry and analysis. Training and hands-on experience with cell sorting preferred but not required. B.S. or equivalent Advanced degree preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Three (3) + years' experience with flow cytometry and analysis. Training and hands-on experience with cell sorting preferred but not required. B.S. or equivalent Advanced degree preferred.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proficient in FlowJo software.
Posting Position Title: Biotechnology Associate 1
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Biotechnology Associate 1
Required Skill/ability 1: Very good organizational skills. Proven reliability and ability to multi-task.
Required Skill/ability 4: Independent and self-motivated.
Required Skill/ability 2: Good communicator who interacts well with others and is a proven team player.
Master's Degree in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, or other related discipline and one year experience or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
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