Senior Research Assistant - Dr. Yanqiao Zhang
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Posted on Saturday, May 13, 2023
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|Position Title||Senior Research Assistant - Dr. Yanqiao Zhang|
|Full or Part Time||Full Time|
Position Summary Information
Reports directly to Dr. Yanqiao Zhang, Department of Integrative Medical Sciences. Responsible for performing a variety of laboratory tasks and experiments that directly support the primary research focus. Employs surgical and molecular techniques to make detailed observations, quantitatively analyze data, and interpret results. Works independently and especially in collaboration with others on projects and is responsible for investigating and developing new methods for project advancement.
Northeast Ohio Medical University is an AA/EEO Employer. The university has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion and to maintaining working and learning environments that are free from all forms of discrimination. Women, individuals with disabilities, veterans and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Pay Grade: 6
Salary Range starts at: $36,583 – $40,000
Location: Rootstown, OH
Benefits Offerings Include:
- Competitive Health, Vision, Dental
- Flexible Spending Account
- State Retirement with 14% matching
- Excellent Vacation and Sick Time
- 12 Paid Holiday Days
- Wellness Offerings
- Short and Long Term Disability Coverage
- Life Insurance
For additional details visit: https://www.neomed.edu/hr/benefits/
|Principal Functional Responsibilities|| |
1) Plans and performs animal studies, including weaning, genotyping, special diet or water feeding, tissue isolation, primary hepatocyte isolation, isolation of aortas,etc.
2) Perform molecular cloning, RNA isolation, qRT-PCR, Western blotting, lipid extraction and quantification
3) Perform tissue sectioning and staining (oil red O, Sirius red, H & E, immunostaining)
4) Provide support for lab business (equipment maintenance, P-card reconciliation, etc.
5) Perform other studies assigned by the PI.
6) Perform tissue culture, transient transfection, propagation of adenoviruses
7) Provides technical training to students and visiting researchers as necessary.
Education/Degrees: Bachelor or Master degree in Biological Science.
Experience: Minimum 2 years laboratory research experience; 2 years of animal care experience.
|Key Skills, Personal Characteristics, and Key Competencies|| |
|Physical Requirements|| |
Must be able to utilize a phone, computer, and screen and other office equipment. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk;
or hear and occasionally stand, walk, reach, stoop, or kneel.
Must be able to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds. Ability to collect experimental data and handle animals.
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