|Job Title||Scientist I|
|Department Name||7H030:SANDERS-BROWN CTR ON AGING|
|Type of Position||Staff|
|Position Time Status||Full-Time|
|Required Education|| |
|Click here for more information about equivalencies:||http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies|
|Required Related Experience|| |
No experience required.
|Required License/Registration/Certification|| |
|Physical Requirements|| |
May require long periods of sitting or standing; may require lifting objects up fo 25 lbs.
primarily days but ocassional nights or weekends may be required
|Job Summary|| |
We are looking for an exceptionally motivated and independent person for the position of Scientist I, in our lab in the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging.
The primary responsibilities of this position are the coordinating experimental design, endpoint analyses, and management of research projects. This position has a focus on the development and implementation of flow cytometry and FACS (Fluorescence Activated Cell Sorting) bulk and single-cell sorting experiments for downstream analyses including TaqMan, TLDA cards, and RNAseq.
Preference will be given to individuals with documented experience in these areas.
|Skills / Knowledge / Abilities|| |
Working with animal models, FACS, experience with flow cytometry.
|Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?||No|
|Preferred Education/Experience|| |
Master's degree and one or more years related experience preferred.
|Deadline to Apply||04/10/2019|
|University Community of Inclusion|| |
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