Research Technician 1

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University at Buffalo

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Buffalo, New York

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Tue, 06 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Posting Details Fiscal Year 2021 – 2022 Position Title Research Technician 1 Classification Title Research Technician I Department Pediatrics Posting Number R Posting Link Employer Research Foundation Position Type RF Clerical/Technical Type Full-Time Appointment Term Salary Grade N.4 Position Summary The Gomez infectious disease laboratory in the Department of Pediatrics/Center for Clinical and Translational Research, is seeking a highly motivated research technician to work on projects directed by the Clinical Chief of Pediatric Infectious Disease. The RT should be proficient in PCR, electrophoresis, DNA isolation and basic genomics. S/he should have experience in basic chemistry, basic microbiology, and basic immunology techniques. The incumbent is required to write laboratory reports, abstracts for research meetings, and contribute and provide primary support for grants and scientific manuscripts. The position involves communications verbally and in writing with Latin American collaborators. SUNY Buffalo is the premier research institution in the State University of New York system, and as a member of this research community, the capable and motivated scientist will be well-positioned to produce high-impact research on critical issues in molecular genetics. Buffalo is also an affordable and thriving city that will be attractive for any potential resident. Candidates for this position will be required to perform routine tasks to support and assist the research project in the lab. Among other things, this includes: The proper care and maintenance of equipment. Preparation for experiments in the lab Monitoring of supplies The careful maintenance of labs records. Performing other basic techniques Interested and qualified applicants should contact Dr. Oscar Gomez at the email address listed below for further details and apply online. Outstanding Benefits Package Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages. About UB The University at Buffalo is SUNY s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo. As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status. Minimum Qualifications At least a bachelor s degree in field related to biological or biomedical sciences, as well as at least one year of experience working in a laboratory environment. Master s degree is preferred. Candidate must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and must also be organized, detail-oriented, and self-motivated. Candidate must be proficient in the basic use of computers and electronic recording keeping, including proficiency in the use of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc. as well as Spanish language Preferred Qualifications Physical Demands Salary Range $30,000 – $40,000 Work Hours 37.5 hours per week Monday Friday 9:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m. Campus Downtown Campus Posting Alerts Special Instructions Summary Contact’s Name Yvette Lucas Contact’s Title Division Coordinator Contact’s Email Contact’s Phone Posted 03/05/2021 Deadline for applicants Open Until Filled Date to be filled 04/05/2021 Number of references required 3 Reference Cutoff Date Instructions to Applicant Supplemental Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). 1. * How did you first hear about this employment opportunity? * * * * Chronicle of Higher Education * * * * * * * * * Conference * Personal Referral * * Other 2. * Please indicate your current employment affiliation with the University at Buffalo. * Faculty * Faculty Student Association (FSA) * Research Foundation Employee * State Classified * State Professional * UB Foundation * TA/GA * Student * No Current Employment Affiliation Documents Needed To Apply Required Documents 1. Cover Letter 2. CV/Resume Optional Documents