The USC Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a Research Lab Specialist. The ideal candidate will have experience in high resolution light and confocal microscopy, image analysis, image processing, and general biochemical (protein-based) and molecular biology.
â¢Â Â Â Provide expertise in training and assisted imaging using confocal and fluorescence microscopes for imaging of live and fixed cells â¢Â Â Â Develop protocols for instrumentation use and templates for specific applications â¢Â Â Â Provide expert consultation and recommendation for use of available imaging equipment â¢Â Â Â Develop and implement procedures for trainingÂ â¢Â Â Â Assist and coordinate use of variousoff-site research instrumentation by multiple investigators â¢Â Â Â Organize information sessions for research faculty and staff to learn about different instrumentations and services.
Minimum Education: Â Bachelorâs Degree
Preferred Education:Â Masterâs Degree
Preferred Experience: Â 3 Years
Preferred Field of Expertise: cell or molecular biology, optical imaging
Fixed Term Position
Work Location: Mudd Memorial Research Building (MMR)
Percentage of Time: 100%; 37.5 hours
Posting Salary Range:Â Â Negotiable
Minimum Education: Bachelorâs DegreePreferred Education: Masterâs DegreePreferred Experience: 3 YearsPreferred Field of Expertise: cell or molecular biology, optical imaging
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