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Biobank Facility & Program Manager, UB Biorepository
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Feb. 24, 2023
Title Biobank Facility & Program Manager, UB Biorepository
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department UB Biorepository
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory
The University at Buffalo Biorepository Program is seeking a Biobank Facility and Program Manager. The Biobank Facility and Program Manager will manage the day to day operations of the UB Biorepository Program (“Biobank”) and report to the Associate Director of Genomic Technologies. The incumbent will be responsible for overseeing both the research and clinical operations for the Biobank. This includes, but is not limited to, biosample collection, processing, management, and distribution. This individual will also be responsible for organizing and managing Biobank communication with investigators/clients, project management, nucleic acid and cell lab services in order to fully coordinate and manage labservice activities.

Specific Job Duties Include:
  • Performance Planning: Manages and monitors performance metrics for key Laboratory activities, throughoperational meetings, periodic governance reviews, and established KPIs.
  • Reporting: Oversees Laboratory Services reporting process which includes reporting billable activity to the department’s financial services unit. Create and implement tools for lab services management.
  • Client Management: Manages processes to keep clients updated in a timely manner regarding progress of a project, decision points, cost, and events through teleconferences, e-mails, site visits or other suitable means.
  • Lab Management: Maintains LIMS and manages all QA related activities for the lab services groups regarding all audits, compliance and regulatory guidelines. Responsible for lab readiness and QA reporting for these activities.
  • Communications: Manages all laboratory operations documentation, including communications, schedules, technical paperwork, agendas, meeting minutes, etc.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

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