A Laboratory Research Technician performs laboratory research in the field of prostate cancer. This person will assist in day-to-day lab operations mainly in animal work. He/she will coordinate and conduct experiments and carry out research projects in varied areas of mouse models, biochemistry, molecular biology, and cancer biology.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES/COMPETENCIES TYPICALLY NEEDED TO PERFORM THIS JOB SUCCESSFULLY:
Ability to work with mice on a daily basis such as animal husbandry, crossbreeding, and genotyping
Ability to learn and perform tissue fixation, paraffin-embedding, sectioning, H&E staining, and immunohistochemical staining
Ability to learn and perform basic tissue culture techniques
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to multi-task, and prioritize work assignments
Ability to work cooperatively with colleagues and maintain good working relationships
Formal application shall be submitted at http://www2.tulane.edu/jobs/ under IRC14083. Informal inquiries shall send CV to zyoutulane.edu.