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Research Technician II, Oral Biology
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted May 3, 2024
Title Research Technician II, Oral Biology
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Department of Oral Biology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory
Seeking a candidate to serve as a Research Technician II in the Department of Oral Biology. Projects in Dr. Visser’s research group focus on microbial pathogenesis and interactions of oral bacteria with host cells. The selected candidate will carry out experiments as required. Duties will also include being responsible for day-to-day operations of the laboratory; such as routine maintenance, organizing and ordering supplies and record keeping. Excellent organizational skills, ability to work well with others, and willingness to learn new lab techniques are key. Simultaneous performance of more than one procedure may be required.

Methods used may include:
  • bacterial culture
  • molecular biology techniques (such as PCR, cloning, RNA and DNA extraction)
  • microscopy imaging
  • mammalian tissue culture
  • immunological techniques (such as western blot, ELISA, protein expression)
  • animal handling and cell isolation

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. We support your growth and development through our career coaching and training department and we qualify as a public service loan forgiveness organization. Learn more 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.

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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