Hourly Posting - Lab Technician - Ryan Laboratory

Posting Details

Job Code/Title 82751 - H - Labs/Research Assistant 1 Position Number HU1485 Working Title Hourly Posting - Lab Technician - Ryan Laboratory Department Biology Organizational Overview

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Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $12/hr Campus Monroe Park Campus Position Type Hourly Hours/Week 29 Normal work days M-F Normal work hours Flexible hours Job Category Laboratory Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position No Resource Critical No Description of the Job

The Ryan Immunology Lab (https://biology.vcu.edu/people/john-ryan.html) seeks a summer lab assistant to conduct research with our group.

Example of the jobs you will do:
A) Conduct ELISA assays
B) Perform tissue assays
C) Assist with analyzing samples acquired by flow cytometry

Required Qualifications

- Transportation to and from VCU Monroe Park campus
- Ability to work full days (8 hours) and flexibility to work half days (4 hours) when necessary
- Fundamental mathematics proficiency
- Familiarity with Apple/Mac operating systems
- Able to perform tasks requiring fine motor skills

Preferred Qualifications

- Capacity to work collaboratively on a team
- Ability to read and analyze data
- Prior experience with ELISA assays
- Familiarity with flow cytometry

Job Open Date 06/09/2021 Remove from posting on or before 06/15/2021 Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants

Please send:
1. Cover letter explaining why your interest in this job, how you can contribute to the lab and your future goals. (1 page max)
2. Your CV/resume
3. The contact information for two references.
Send these as a single word document or a pdf to:
Dr. John Ryan, jjryan@vcu.edu.

Additional Information Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/106762 Supplemental Questions

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Optional & Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Reference Letter - 1
  3. Reference Letter - 2
  4. Reference Letter - 3

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