Research Technician I, Ophthalmology Department - Georgetown University Medical Center

Washington D.C.
Aug 10, 2017
Oct 12, 2017
Analyst, Research
Education, Healthcare
Full Time
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Research Technician I, Ophthalmology Department - Georgetown University Medical Center

Georgetown University Medical Center (GUMC) is an internationally recognized academic medical center whose missions of research, teaching and patient care are carried out with a strong emphasis on community outreach and the Jesuit principle of cura personalis — care of the whole person.  GUMC consists of the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing & Health Studies, Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Biomedical Graduate Research and Education.

The Research Technician I, in an entry level position, has duties that include but are not limited to:

  • Manages the lab.
  • Performs bench work experiments.
  • Keeps the lab notebook organized and current.
  • Generates high quality data.
  • Orders reagents and supplies.
  • Prepares statements.


  • Master's degree in a science related field
  • 1 to 2 years of experience in molecular biology such as RNA and DNA extraction, cloning, RT-PCR, Real Time PCR, Cellular biology, cell culture, transfection, immunostaining, and biochemistry methods such as protein extraction, immunoprecipitation, and Western blot

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