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Medical Research Specialist....

Tulane University
Job Location:
Covington, Louisiana
Laboratory and Research
TNPRC - Immunology
Location: Covington, LA

The Medical Research Specialist performs technical laboratory work. The Specialist will work with Borrelia burgdorferi spirochete bacteria and their tick vector, Ixodes scapularis, as well as animals. This position performs routine processes such as bacterial growth and counting, tick placement and collection on animals, and the Specialist performs specialized assays such as PCR and RT-PCR. The Specialist assists senior personnel where needed. This position keeps accurate records of experiments, assists with shipping of dangerous goods, and trains incoming students and personnel in various laboratory techniques.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:Required Education and/or Experience:


  • High School Diploma/Equivalent
  • 9 years of research experience in molecular biology, immunology and/or othermicrobiology-related disciplines.
  • Experience with rodent handling.
  • Experiencewith IATA/DOT Shipping of Dangerous Goods.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience and training for administering controlled substances
Compensation Information
This position is assigned to pay grade P2.25. Tulane offers a variety of options to enhance your health and well-being so that
you may enjoy more out of life now and in the future. Learn more about Life at Tulane
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