Job no: 237676-US
Onsite, Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time,
Health Care, Medical, Social Services,
Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists
The Department of Surgery is seeking an experienced, histology
histotechnologist/ laboratory technician in the Department of
Surgery, Histology Core Facility. The Core facility supports basic
and translational research in the areas of vascular,
otolaryngology, and solid organ transplantation, with extension of
services to the UW campus and local biotech companies. Successful
candidates will have strong verbal communication skills. This
position collaborates and consults with a diverse group of
Performs complex lab testing and suggests suitable methods of
specimen collection and representation for analysis to support
clinicians or research.
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commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but also as a
valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we
strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and
promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
List of Duties
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Degree and Area of Specialization:
Bachelor's degree preferred. Bachelor's degree in Cell Biology,
Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Animal Science or a related
Minimum Years and Type of Relevant Work Experience:
Minimum of 3 years of relevant histology laboratory experience
inclusive of IHC techniques, optimization, and validation
Well-qualified candidates will also have the following preferred
- Extensive experience in immunohistochemistry staining, RNAscope,
and protocol development and validation
- Advanced computer skills, including Exel and various imaging
- Extensive knowledge of advanced laboratory theory, technique, and
testing related to anatomic pathology preferred
-Knowledge of current laboratory principles and procedures used in
histology techniques preferred
-High level of interpersonal skills and strong verbal and written
License or Certificate:
Degree from an accredited Histotechnology Program preferred
Certification as a Histological Technician/Technologist with the
American Society for Clinical Pathology (HT/HTL ASC)
To see the principal duties of this position, please click on the
"List of Duties" link above.
A539710-MEDICAL SCHOOL/SURGERY/RESEARCH ADMIN
Typical work hours are Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm. Schedule is
negotiable upon hire.
This position requires work be performed in-person, onsite, at a
designated campus work location.
Appointment Type, Duration:
Depending on Qualifications
Instructions to Applicants:
To apply for this position, please click on the "" button. You will
be asked to upload a resume and cover letter as a part of the
application process. Please ensure that the resume and cover letter
address how you meet the minimum/preferred qualifications for the
position. You will also be asked to provide three
professional/supervisor references during the application process.
References will not be contacted without prior notice.
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diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply.
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