Cedars-Sinai Research Associate I - Radiation Oncology - Shiao Lab in Los Angeles, California
The Research Associate I for Shiao Lab performs a variety of routine experimental protocols and procedures to support the objectives of one or more laboratory research projects in a specific area of research. Assists in general laboratory activities, including maintenance of reagents and stocking of supplies. Files and monitors documents. Keeps accurate and detailed records of experiments and results. Assists in the operation of specialized equipment and machinery. Observes safety standards and procedures. The Research Assistant I will be able to perform routine cellular, micro- and molecular biology procedures including, but not limited to Western, Northern blot, DNA/RNA, PCR, protein extraction, cell culture, Immunohistochemistry, and staining. This position does not have supervisory responsibilities.
To learn more about Dr. Stephen Shiao, please visit: https://bio.csmc.edu/view/10591/Stephen-L-Shiao.aspx#
In addition the Research Associate I will be responsible for the following:
Maintains lab equipment and related records.
Transports, processes and logs samples.
Maintains computer database with relevant clinical information.
Performs lab maintenance duties, including glassware cleaning and sterilization.
Maintains stocks of general lab materials, and places orders for lab equipment and supplies.
May assist with animal husbandry.
Assists new students and fellows at the laboratory.
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts Degree in biological sciences.
Understanding of general research objectives.Working knowledge of database management, personal computers, and presentation and imaging software. Understanding of general research objectives. Familiar with routine laboratory procedures and experimental protocols. Must possess computer skills to include, but not limited to, Excel and Word.
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