Research Technician I (Part Time) Pharmacology and Toxicology
Posting Number: req10642
Department: Pharmacology and Toxicology
Location: UAHS - Tucson
Address: Tucson, AZ USA
Position HighlightsThe primary purpose of the position are: 1) Assist in laboratory research in the area of molecular and cellular mechanisms of lung infections and chronic lung diseases with a guidance from the PI, 2) Perform data analysis. 3) Help to maintain research laboratory environment.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
1. Assist in laboratory research on a project elucidating molecular pathogenesis and co-mobidity of fungal infection and fungal asthma. Under the supervision of PI, the candidate will perform literature search, execute experiments, collect/analyze data, and perform troubleshooting if necessary. He/she will also prepare figures, graphs and other illustrations for presentations, manuscripts and grant proposals.
2. Help the lab manager to maintain a BSL2 biological laboratory. He/she will also be responsible for communicating with collaborating laboratories.
High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience may be required.
Full Time/Part Time: Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 20
Job FTE: .50
Work Calendar: Fiscal
Job Category: Research
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Rate of Pay: $13.50 - $17.69
Compensation Type: hourly rate
Career Stream and Level
Research & Lab
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Contact Information for Candidates
Yin Chen | email@example.com
Open Until Filled: Yes
Documents Needed to Apply: Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter
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