Research Technician - Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering

Employer: 
Tufts University

Tufts University

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Job Description

Research Technician - Biomedical Engineering, School of Engineering - 19001306
Description

This is a limited term position ending August 31, 2020. This is a grant funded position and is not eligible for severance pay.

The Research Technician will assist in the cultivation, maintenance and expansion of mammalian cells and organoids in support or a range of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine studies. This includes characterization of the cells with various assays, along with daily/ weekly lab maintenance tasks in maintaining and expanding the cells, as well as standardized assays in support of their characterization. In addition, genetic modification of the cells will involve various molecular biology techniques for selective control of cell functions.
Qualifications
Basic Requirements:

  • Minimum requirement is a B.S. in biology, biochemistry, biomedical engineering or bioengineering or related background.
  • Some biological laboratory experience is required.
  • Background in cell culture essential, in molecular biology helpful.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in biology with mammalian cell culture experience, experience with molecular biology techniques helpful.

An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.

Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Job: Research
Organization: Biomedical Engineering
Employee Status: Limited Appointment
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Apr 18, 2019, 6:45:11 AM
 

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