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Job ID: 131158

Laboratory Technician
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Oct. 9, 2019
Title Laboratory Technician
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Environment and Sustainability
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Classified Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory

A full-time position is available in the laboratory of Howard Lasker working on population and community ecology of Caribbean octocorals. The work will be conducted in Buffalo with biannual field trips. The technician will be responsible for maintaining a laboratory database, conducting image analyses of benthic survey images and colony growth experiments, conducting preliminary statistical analyses, assisting in fieldwork that will include collecting samples, population surveys and monitoring recruitment experiments. The work also will include general laboratory tasks such as maintaining stock supplies, record keeping, ordering supplies, and supervising undergraduate students.

Fieldwork will involve research diving from research vessels or small

boats and the assistant must be able to meet University at Buffalo and AAUS standards for certification as a research diver and have a minimum of 25 logged open water dives. Familiarity with databases, excel and statistical packages is required.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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