Research Technician, Molecular Oncology Program at Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center - Georgetow

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
May 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 28, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Healthcare, Research
Hours
Full Time
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Requirements

Research Technician, Molecular Oncology Program at Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center - Georgetown University Medical Center

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC) clinicians are dedicated to providing the best professional care, delivered with compassion, for all patients. Lombardi's internationally-renowned physicians treat virtually every type of cancer, including breast, lung, colorectal, prostate, head and neck, and cancers of the blood. Along with cutting-edge cancer care, we offer a program of innovative clinical trials and a full range of supportive care services to improve our patients' health and quality of life. Lombardi's Molecular Oncology (MO) Program brings together investigators whose mission is to identify and validate molecular pathways critical to the initiation, progression, maintenance and metastases of cancer.

The Research Technician II is essential to the generation of data, which will affect the productivity and ability to acquire external funding for the molecular oncology lab. S/he completes a host of tasks and responsibilities integral for the everyday running of the lab. Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Conducts laboratory research and generate data for grant application and publication
  • Maintains steady levels of laboratory inventory, stock and supplies.
  • Compiles and maintains lab databases for research reagents, technical procedures, and mouse protocols.
  • Performs billing consolidation.
  • Ensures lab safety and regulatory compliance.
  • Handles equipment service and maintenance.
  • Trains other lab members on necessary techniques, and assistants other lab members in experiments when needed.
  • Serves as liaison for the lab in communication with suppliers and regulatory departments within the university.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's in Biology or related program
  • 1 year of work experience
  • Trained in mouse handling, surgery, and in basic and advanced laboratory techniques

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