RESEARCHER III (Dr. Jessy Deshane Lab) - (T190065)
A Researcher III position is immediately available in the laboratory of Dr.
Jessy Deshane (Pulmonary Allergy and Critical Care Medicine, Department of
Medicine) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. This lab investigates
mechanisms of immuneregulation in chronic inflammatory lung diseases including
asthma. We investigate how signaling by exosomes alter (1) airway
inflammation (2) airway remodeling and (3) T cell differentiation.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Sets up and performs experiments and procedures in support of lab goals
Works with animal models of asthma and lung cancer as well as primary
human cells and cell lines
May train and assist students and staff and perform maintenance of lab
equipment and supplies
Develops and improves techniques for the lab
Contributes to the planning/design of studies
Collects, enters, and summarizes data
Monitors results, detects and reports unusual outcomes, performs data
analysis, and suggests modifications
May assist in planning long or short-term goals/fiscal management
Performs maintenance of lab equipment and supplies
Perform other duties as assigned
Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Ability to work independently to perform experiments and procedures
Can monitor outcomes and perform data analyses
Ability to work with animal models of asthma and lung cancer as well as
primary human cells and cell lines
Experience in animal models, animal surgery as well as flow cytometry
Annual Salary Range: $35,568 - $46,300
Master's degree in a related field OR Bachelor s degree in related field and
two (2) years of related experience OR Associate's degree in related field
and four (4) years of related experience required. Work experience may NOT
substitute for education requirement.
RESEARCHER II (Lubin Lab) - (T189654)
Perform Animal colony maintenance.
Order and organize lab supplies.
Perform other duties as assigned.
OR High School diploma or GED and four (4) years of related experience