The Child Health Research Center in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for a Lab Technician (Various Levels) to work in the laboratories of Drs. Ariel Gomez and Maria Luisa Sequeira-Lopez. The Lab Technician will work closely with the PIs and other lab members to support research projects that rely on a variety of mouse and cell culture models. The lab focuses on plasticity and fate of the renin cells, morphogenesis of the kidney, renal vascular development and disease.
The successful candidate will be expected to:
Required skills include:
A Laboratory and Research Technician 1 will focus on performing routine research tasks, developing skills, and assuming routine to moderately complex technical support for research projects. Work is standard and can be achieved with some degree of independence when following established protocols and procedures. Lab and Research Technician 2 will provide increasingly complex technical support for projects and engage in increasingly complex scientific experiments. Lab and Research Technician 2 will operate under supervision with a degree of independence when following set protocols and procedures.
Qualified candidates must have:
Lab and Research Technician 1
Lab and Research Technician 2
Preferred Experience includes:
This position can spend extensive periods of time standing and squatting while conducting experiments or caring for animals. Also requires keyboarding and other bench work and animal procedures requiring fine finger manipulation.
The Lab Specialist will report to Dr. Ariel Gomez.
This position is located in Charlottesville, VA. This position is a restricted position and is dependent upon project need, availability of funding and performance. For more information on the benefits at UVA, visit hr.virginia.edu/benefits. This is a Non-Exempt level, benefited position.
Review of applicants will begin July 5, 2022, but the position will remain open until filled.For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/.
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