The Department of Surgery at the University of Virginia is seeking a Lab Specialist Intermediate. Responsibilities of this position include independently performing biochemical and molecular biology assays such as RNA/DNA purification, protein assays, Western blot, gel electrophoresis, polymerase chain reaction (PCR), and ELISAs. Incumbent will also maintain a mouse colony and perform mouse surgeries including animal prep, surgical procedures, treatments, and euthanasia. Other responsibilities as directed by laboratory manager to include weekly inventory and ordering of supplies, drugs and animals, and other responsibilities as required.
Position Responsibilities Include:
This is a restricted position; continuation is dependent on funding and satisfactory performance.
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