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Research Specialist II

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Position Details 

Position Details

Job Title RESEARCH SPECIALIST II
Position Number 8150547
Job Category University Staff
Job Type Full-Time
FLSA Status Exempt
Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Division
Department Name BURN SHOCK TRAUMA INSTITUTE
Location Code BURN SHOCK TRAUMA INSTITUTE (06320A)
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Yes
Duties and Responsibilities

Provides research-related and administrative supervision within the laboratory. This position is essential for the scientific productivity of the laboratory. The key responsibility of this position is to assist the Principal Investigator, while supervising all laboratory staff and overseeing the progression of different research projects running simultaneously.

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Minimum Education: Required: Bachelors Degree Preferred: Masters Degree Minimum Experience: Required: 5+ years of previous job-related experience. Completion of relevant coursework is considered equivalent experience.

Qualifications

1.) Bachelor’s degree in Biology, Immunology, Microbiology, or Molecular Biology.
2.) Expertise in epithelial biology or innate immune cell biology or inflammation.
3.) At least 1-2 years of experience with IACUC and mouse breeding.
4.) At least 2-3 years of previous job-related experience.

Certificates/Credentials/Licenses

N/A

Computer Skills

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Lawson (preferred)
Kronos
Graphpad Prism
Endnote

Supervisory Responsibilities Yes
Required operation of university owned vehicles No
Does this position require direct animal or patient contact? Yes
Physical Demands Standing, Repetitive Motions
Working Conditions Lighting, Ventilation, Odors, Animals, Infectious Diseases
Open Date 09/12/2017
Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/5749

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. * Why do you want to work for Loyola University Chicago?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have at least a bachelor's degree?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least 5 years of previous job-related experience OR coursework?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Other Document