Biomedical Engineering, Duke University

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Position ID:Duke-BME-RESASSO [#12830]
Position Title: Research Associate
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Biomedical Engineering / Cellular Engineering, Biomedical and biological imaging
Appl Deadline:2019/03/15**
Position Description:    

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A research associate position is immediately available in the Bursac Lab, http://bursaclab.pratt.duke.edu

Job Description: Your responsibilities will include fixing, embedding, sectioning, and immunohistology of heart, muscle, liver, and other tissues from mice, rats, and pigs; confocal imaging and image analysis and quantification; tissue homogenization, RNA and protein isolation, qRT-PCR and immunoblotting; assistance with preoperative and postoperative care of rodents (rats and mice), including injections of immunosuppressants and analgetics, genotyping, etc. You will also assist with mammalian cell culture when needed. You are expected to work both alone and, in a team, independently review related scientific literature to troubleshoot encountered problems, and improve on used methodologies. Occasionally, you will be expected to train and supervise undergraduate and graduate students in immunostaining and animal care techniques.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Duke is committed to encouraging and sustaining work and learning environments that are free from harassment and prohibited discrimination. Duke prohibits discrimination and harassment in the administration of both its employment and educational policies. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.


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