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Posted Job Title
Resource Technologist B
Job Profile Title
Resource Technologist B
Job Description Summary
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education. http://www.med.upenn.edu/
Â This Resource Technologist position reports to the Technical Director of the Human Immunology Core (HIC) Facility at the University of Pennsylvania. Â This individual is responsible for the performance of immunology assays including flow cytometry, multiplex luminex, digital ELISA, ELISA and ELISPOT. This individual is also responsible of performing blood and tissue processing work. In addition, this individual will assist the Technical Director with new assay development, data analysis and results reporting. Â Additional duties include equipment maintenance, reagent selection and validation, and developing or updating standard operating procedures. Â This individual is expected to be able to use the Microsoft office and other related software. Previous experience in data management and LIMS are desired but required. Position is contingent upon funding
Qualifications Bachelor's Degree with 3-5 years of related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required
Working Conditions Office, library, computer room; Requires extensive safety training; Exposure to chemicals; Requires protective devices
Physical Effort Typically sitting at a desk or table; Occasional lifting 25 lb. or less; Intermittently sitting/standing/stooping
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$42,953.00 - $77,315.00
Affirmative Action Statement Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Internal Number: JR00013270
About University of Pennsylvania
Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.