Job #: G974
Posted Date: February 6, 2020
Closes On: February 19, 2020
Job Title: Research Assistant II - Laboratory of Genetics, Dr. Rusty Gage
Status: Regular Full Time
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Laboratory/Department: Laboratory of Genetics
Lab research concentrates on the adult central nervous system and unexpected plasticity and adaptability to environmental stimulation that remains throughout the life of all mammals.
The Research Assistant II is responsible for all lab managerial duties in support of the Principal Investigator’s (PI) and Senior Staff Scientist in performing duties including establishing and performing advanced cell culture techniques, assisting with experimental design and direction, assisting in hiring new staff, supervising lab staff (junior technicians, students and volunteers), training staff in cell culture and molecular biology techniques and all other techniques as necessary, equipment upkeep and repair, ensuring compliance with all Salk policies, working with calibrators to achieve specific research goals, and managing any scientific or interpersonal issues that may arise. Incumbent is also responsible to assist with budget management, department ordering, act as lab representative/point person regarding lab issues, and ensuring lab safety.
This position requires constant seeing, adjusting focus, grasping and working inside.
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