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Research Technologist II

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Requisition Details


Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: Staff_7820
Department Pharmacology/Exp Neuroscience 50000523
Business Unit College of Medicine
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule TBD by Research Needs
Position Summary

Research Technologist will preform neuroscience research to study diseases of the brain. Should be familiar with mammalian and bacterial cell culture and molecular and cell biologic techniques including: protein isolation and analysis, RNA isolation and analysis; histology, immunochemistry, experience with in-situ hybridization is a plus. This person will participate in experimental design, completion of experiments, organizing and analyzing results and maintaining laboratory notebooks and data. Their responsibilities will also support multiple animal studies, including rodent breeding, behavioral studies and non-human primate studies. They will work with other researchers, including technologists, technicians, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and faculty. Excellent communications skills are required to interact within the lab and outside collaborators. Candidate should have English language writing skills, be able to work comfortably in excel and have some knowledge of statistical analysis of data sets.

Position Details

Additional Information

Posting Category Operations
Working Title Research Technologist II
Job Title Research Technologist L2
Appointment Type B1 - REG MGR PROF SALARY
Salary Range $39,500 - $59,300/annual
Job Requisition Begin Date 07/17/2017

Required and Preferred Qualifications

Required Education: Bachelor's degree
If any degree/training is required, please specify the type:

Scientific field.

Required Experience 2 years
If any experience is required, please specify what kind of experience:

Experience in a research setting

Required License No
If yes, what is the required licensure/certification?
Required Computer Applications: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word
Required Other Computer Applications:
Required Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of molecular biology techniques and the ability to analyze and interpret scientific data.

Preferred Education: None Preferred
If any degree/training is preferred, please specify the type:
Preferred Experience:
Preferred License: No
If yes, what is the preferred licensure/certification?:
Preferred Computer Applications: Microsoft PowerPoint
Preferred Other Computer Applications: Prism
Preferred Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

High degree of technical skills, diligence, and record keeping skills in laboratory science.

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Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in a scientific related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a minimum of two years experience in a research setting?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * If you do have a minimum of two years experience in a research setting, please elaborate (if no, indicate NA).

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Other
  5. If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. Within the past 6 months, have you been affected by a reduction in force or grant funding expiration with the University of Nebraska Medical Center?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Other Doc