This position is represented by SEIU Local 2007 and the collective bargaining
agreement between the university and SEIU Local 2007 governs the terms and
conditions of employment.
Stanford University is one of the world's most renowned universities. Sitting
in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area among the valley's most progressive
companies, the School of Medicine is seeking candidates to fulfill a highly
influential role in Faculty Affairs Division in the Pathology Department.
You will be working with an unparalleled leading-edge community of faculty and
staff that are fundamentally changing the world of health care. You will have
the opportunity to influence and drive change with your innovative ideas, the
ability to make a difference and participate in human advancements. Our
culture is fast-paced, energetic, and growing all of the time.
The Department of Pathology is a founding department of the Stanford School of
Medicine and one of the leading departments in the United States. Our
preeminent faculty spans from emerging leaders to highly accomplished
physicians and scientists, including a Nobel laureate and members of the
National Academy. Our mission is to improve the diagnosis, treatment, and
basic understanding of the human disease. This is done through discovery
(research), education, and clinical care.
As an organization that receives federal funding, Stanford University has a
COVID-19 vaccination requirement that will apply to all university
employees, including those working remotely in the United States and
applicable subcontractors. To learn more about COVID policies and guidelines
for Stanford University Staff, please visit
https: // cardinalatwork.stanford.edu/working-stanford/covid-19/interim-
The Department of Pathology, Bendall Laboratory, seeks a Life Science
Technician II (LSTII) to assist with research projects in neuroscience and
molecular medicine. The LST II will be conduction routine tasks in histology
and molecular biology including tissue sectioning, antibody conjugations,
protein-immunoblots, reagent preparation and aliquots, immunohistochemistry
and mass- spec-based imaging techniques. The LST II will also assist other
teammates in the laboratory housekeeping and general inventory maintenance as
Comprised of extraordinary faculty and staff, our mission is to improve the
diagnosis, treatment and basic understanding of human disease of the CNS/PNS.
We accomplish this through our clinical services, research, and training the
future leaders in pathology and related fields. A major focus of clinical
research in the Department continues to be the correlation of patient outcome
and treatment response with the surgical pathologic diagnosis of human
neurodegeneration. Everything we do is to provide the highest quality of
pathology diagnostic services to the patients for whom we passionately care.
For more information about the department visit https:// pathology.stanford.edu/
Approximately one year of previous laboratory experience in molecular and
cellular biology is required. Basic technical writing beneficial but not
Must be capable of and willing to pay strict attention to detail, including
following written and oral instructions. Familiarity with the following
experimental techniques preferred:
Experience in basic laboratory techniques
Cell Culture Skills
Flow cytometry (FACS) and/or Mass cytometry (CyTOF)
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE (REQUIRED):
Two years of laboratory experience or two years of college coursework in the
scientific discipline a combination of equivalent education and relevant work
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (REQUIRED):
Must be detail-oriented and able to keep accurate records of experiments.
General understanding of scientific principles.
General computer skills and ability to quickly learn. Ability to work
under deadlines with general guidance.
Excellent organizational skills and demonstrated ability to accurately
complete detailed work.
CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES:
Frequently stand, walk, twist, bend, stoop, squat, grasp lightly, use fine
manipulation, grasp forcefully, perform desk-based computer tasks, use
telephone, write by hand.
Ability to stand and move on hard surfaces for up to eight hours.
Occasionally lift and handle materials up to 10 pounds
Rarely carry/pull and/or push up to 20 pounds
Must have correctible vision to perform duties of the job.
Position may require repetitive motion.
- Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will
provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who
requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Work occurs in a research laboratory environment. Depending on research, may
work in the vicinity of animals, chemicals, gasses, or hazardous materials.
Expected to follow all safety requirements and procedures including wearing
appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) if required.