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Research Technician

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Research Technician
Classification Title Research Technician III
Posting Number R1700035
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade N.7
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

Applications are invited for a technician position in the laboratory of Dr. Park (http://hjkri.buffalo.edu/park.html) in the Hunter James Kelly Research Institute at SUNY Buffalo. Current research efforts are focused on elucidating the transcriptional regulatory network governing the specification and differentiation of glial cells in the central nervous system (PLoS Biology 11(8):e1001624).This position is immediately available and comes with a competitive salary and full fringe benefits.
The successful candidate should be able to maintain cell culture, perform luciferase assay, molecular cloning, Western blot, immunofluorescence, immunoprecipitation, chromatin immunoprecipitation, and quantitative PCR. He/she should also be able to handle mice, dissect mouse tissues, and perform immunohistochemistry for dissected tissue samples.

Please supply the following information on the application website: 1) your CV with a publication list, 2) a brief statement of previous research experience, and 3) contact information for at least three references. Reference letters will be requested later only for highly qualified candidates. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Minimum Qualifications

A Bachelor’s degree with strong background in molecular and cell biology is required, and experience in cell culture, lentivirus, or animal handling is also desired.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in cell culture, lentivirus, or animal handling is also desired.

Physical Demands
Salary Range $30,000 - $32,000
Work Hours
FTE 1.0
Campus Downtown Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Close DateExternal Closing Date 04/12/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name Barbara Craft
Contact's Title Administrative Assistant
Contact's Email bjcraft@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-816-7217

Posting Dates

Posted 04/12/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required 3
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Please supply the following information on the application website: 1) your CV with a
publication list, 2) a brief statement of previous research experience, and 3) contact information for at least three references. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Research Statement
Optional Documents