Overview

Research Technician Part Time- Pharmacology

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Hiring Salary: $17.00 Hourly

THIS IS A GRANT-FUNDED, PART-TIME POSITION (20 HOURS PER WEEK)

JOB SUMMARY/ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Under the direction of an assigned supervisor, this position investigates and validates heat shock factor HSF1-BDNF axis in CNS in response to acute and chronic stress conditions. This position also conducts research experiments and analyzes/presents data.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Performs research in the study of heat shock factor HSF1 regulation of neuroprotection from gene to behavior.
  • Conducts tissue collection, sample processing (CHIP), qPCR, immunohistochemistry, and CHIP seq under PI’s supervision.
  • Generates, analyzes, and discusses data with the PIs.
  • Maintains animal colonies.
  • Assists lab personnel, as necessary.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION: High School Diploma or GED. (TRANSCRIPT REQUIRED)

EXPERIENCE: Ability and willingness to learn laboratory techniques. (Familiarity with molecular biology techniques, cellular culture, and mouse models preferred). Must be able to work with small animals/rodents.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Good communication and work ethics.
  • Good motivation in learning new research knowledge and skills.
  • Abilities to handle animal colonies

Job Research Technical

Primary Location US-Tennessee-Memphis

Organization Pharmacology

Campus/Institute Memphis

Schedule Part-time

Job Posting Sep 19, 2022, 11:04:08 AM