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Work Arrangement: On-Site
Requisition Number: 228389
Regular or Temporary: Regular
Durham, NC, US, 27710
Personnel Area: MEDICAL CENTER
Date: Feb 14, 2023
School of Medicine Established in 1930, Duke University School of Medicine is the youngest of the nation's top medical schools. Ranked sixth among medical schools in the nation, the School takes pride in being an inclusive community of outstanding learners, investigators, clinicians, and staff where interdisciplinary collaboration is embraced and great ideas accelerate translation of fundamental scientific discoveries to improve human health locally and around the globe. Composed of more than 2,500 faculty physicians and researchers, more than 1,300 students, and more than 6,000 staff, the Duke University School of Medicine along with the Duke University School of Nursing, Duke University Health System and the Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC) comprise Duke Health. a world-class academic medical center. The Health System encompasses Duke University Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, Duke Raleigh Hospital, Duke Primary Care, Duke Home and Hospice, Duke Health and Wellness, and multiple affiliations.
A Research Technician II position is immediately available to study the role of autophagy in glaucoma (https: // sites.duke.edu/thelitonlab/).
Responsibilities include: Conduct research experiments under minimal supervision in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols, preparation of research-related documents and data analysis, maintenance of standard laboratory equipment and supplies, and assisting in the development of new research procedures and techniques.
Minimum Qualifications Education Work generally requires a bachelor's degree in botany, biology, zoology, psychology or other directly related scientific field.
Experience 1-2 years research experience strongly preferred. Experience in imaging, histological techniques and animal work are a plus.
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