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Research Technician

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Applicants should provide the following documents: - CV - Additional Supplemental Document, describing experiences that prepare you for this position No phone calls please.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Research Technician
Classification Title Research Technician III
Posting Number R1700191
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade N.7
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

Microbiology/biochemistry research laboratory is seeking an experienced laboratory technician to perform experimental work under the direction of the principal investigator. The position is available immediately and will include genetic, molecular biology and microbiology experimentation on both bacterial pathogens and single-celled eukaryotes. The successful candidate must have demonstrable experience with molecular biology and microbiology techniques beyond college training. Duties include planning and performing experiments as well as ordering and general lab maintenance.

Minimum Qualifications

At least an Associate’s degree or higher and at least 4 years of experience directly related to the project or program.

Preferred Qualifications

BS or MS degree in Biology, Microbiology or related field, plus at least two years experience in a similar position in an academic/research laboratory. Advanced PCR experience and sterile technique technique skills are highly desirable.

Physical Demands

Able to stand for long periods, ability to work at sterile hood. Able to lift up to 25 lbs without assistance.

Salary Range $18,500 - $22,500
Work Hours
FTE 0.50
Campus North Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should provide the following documents:
- CV
- Additional Supplemental Document, describing experiences that prepare you for this position

No phone calls please.

Close DateExternal Closing Date 09/14/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Gerald B. Koudelka
Contact's Title Professor of Biological Sciences
Contact's Email koudelka@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-645-4940

Posting Dates

Posted 09/14/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required 2
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Additional Supporting Documentation
Optional Documents