Research Technician 2, Department of Pharmacology & Physiology - Georgetown University Medical Cent

Washington D.C.
Aug 02, 2017
Aug 15, 2017
Analyst, Research
Education, Healthcare
Full Time
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Research Technician 2, Department of Pharmacology & Physiology - Georgetown University Medical Center

Georgetown's Department of Pharmacology & Physiology has diverse research programs with faculty focus on cellular communication and signal transduction. We offer graduate programs leading to both the Ph.D. and M.S. degrees.

The Research Technician 2 has two major functions (1) conducting research, and (2) administrative management of laboratory records, purchasing, and organization.


  • Assists is neurobehavioral testing of animals
  • Treats animals and collects samples
  • Processes tissue for biochemical analyses

Administraton Management

  • Performs record keeping of laboratory safety training
  • Assists with chemical hygiene plans
  • Reconciles purchase card statements
  • Performs general lab maintenance
  • Provides assistance in general lab operations


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Hands-on experience in a laboratory setting - preference for experience with biochemical assays, including Western blot, ELISA, qPCR, and immunohistochemistry.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to work independently, meet deadlines, and keep accurate records

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