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Research Technician

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Research Technician
Department Pharmacology (0719)
Location University of Arizona Health Sciences
Position Summary

A Research Technician position is available for studying protein translational mechanisms under oxidative stress and the functional role of Nrf2 in cardiovascular system. The research project involves cell culture, immunocytochemistry, ultracentrifugation, immunoprecipitation, and Western blot.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Perform experiments under supervision.
  • Data collection and analysis.
  • Collaborate and assist others in the lab on various research projects.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience with cell culture, immunocytrochemistry, ultracentrifugation, immunoprecipitation, and western blot.
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Four years research experience appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 40
Job Category Research
Benefits Eligible Yes - Full Benefits
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $10.87 - $13.53 Per Hour, DOE
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S21897
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date 07/25/2016
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Qin Chen
qchen@email.arizona.edu

Open Date 07/15/2016
Review Start Date 07/20/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings http://uacareers.com/postings/12094
Diversity Statement

Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • HigherEdsJobs.com
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Four years research experience appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience with cell culture, immunocytrochemistry, ultracentrifugation, immunoprecipitation, and western blot?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents