Research Technician I – Part Time – Gusella Lab

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The Molecular Neurogenetics Unit Tissue Culture Facility in the Center for Human Genetic Research provides investigators with a variety of tissue culture services involving human lymphoblast and fibroblast cell lines. The Research Tech I will perform routine cell culture, database record keeping and freezer storage of human cell lines.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under supervision, the Research Tech I will perform a range of routine cell culture procedures provided as a paid service to investigators using the core facility.

The technician will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining detailed confidential records
  • Assist with establishing/maintaining lymphoblast cultures for research from human blood samples
  • Assist with establishing/maintaining fibroblast cultures from human skin punches
  • Fulfilling client requests by pulling from the freezer and growing frozen cell lines
  • Overseeing freezer organization maintenance including space management
  • Assist with laboratory maintenance including maintaining equipment and stocking supplies.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Laboratory setting

   

EDUCATION:

Bachelor’s degree required in cell biology, molecular biology or related field.

EXPERIENCE:

Lab experience in addition to school lab experience strongly preferred.

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