The Department of Biological Sciences is looking to hire a full-time (one year limited term with the possibility of renewal based on need, funding, and performance) Laboratory Technician. This person will perform advanced biochemical, molecular, virological, immunological experimental techniques in support of current projects investigating host-pathogen interactions.
Essential functions include but are not limited to: Assist in the design and execution of wet-bench biochemical, microbiological, molecular, virological and immunological experiments, maintain mouse colony; maintain detailed records and assist in the writing, editing and, graphic preparation of manuscripts for publication; instruct and supervise undergraduate student employees upon request; participate in laboratory and other mandatory meetings; perform basic laboratory duties such as ordering/tracking supplies and preparing solutions and media; act as liaison with other university offices, vendors, and other offices as necessary; May act as lab safety officer by monitoring and maintaining laboratory radiation, chemical and/or biological safety compliance.
Please utilize the attachment feature of our online employment site and attach a resume. Only complete application packets will be accepted for review. Auburn University and the Department of Biological Sciences is committed to an inclusive and diverse campus environment, and holds this expectation of all potential employees.