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Research Technician

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Work Type: Staff/Unclassified
Location: Kent Campus
Category: Full-time
Home Org/Dept: Biological Sciences - Kent Campus [100093]

Job Title:

Research Technician

Physical Location:

Kent, OH 

Salary:

 25000

Basic Function:

TO CONDUCT A VARIETY OF TEST AND EXPERIMENTS IN SUPPORT OF RESEARCH STUDIES DIRECTED AT KENT STATE UNIVERSITY BY APPLYING ESTABLISHED METHODS, PROCEDURES, AND TECHNIQUES. IN CHARGE OF ROUTINE LAB TASKS AND WILL SUPPORT LAB PERSONNEL WITH VARIOUS CELL, MOLECULAR, BIOLOGY, AND ANIMAL EXPERIMENTS.

Additional Basic Function – if applicable:

 

Examples of Duties:

 

 

Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:

 

Minimum Qualifications:

AT LEAST TWO YEARS LABORATORY/RESEARCH EXPERIENCE WITH CELL CULTURE, PCR, MOLECULAR CLONING, AND MOUSE GENOTYPING.

COMPETENCE IN SEVERAL LABORATORY METHODS, PROCEDURES AND TECHNIQUES AS WELL AS THE EQUIPMENT AND INSTRUMENTS.

WILLINGNESS TO WORK WITH/BE EXPOSED TO MICE, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS SUCH AS RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS, INFECTIOUS MATERIALS, AN/OR HAZARDOUS CHEMICALS.

ABILITY TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY AND APPLY CRITICAL THINKING AND SOUND JUDGEMENT. GOOD ORGANIZATIONAL AND TIME MANAGEMENT SKILLS.

 

Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:

 

Assessments:

Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments

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Working Schedule:

 

Additional Information:

 

Must pass a security check.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


For official job descriptions, visit www.kent.edu/hr


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Disclaimer:

The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.

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