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TECHNICAL RESEARCH ASST II / 40 HOURS / DAY / RENAL MEDICINE

Company: Employer
Location: Boston
Posted on: April 11, 2021

Job Description:

GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT:Working under the close supervision of Principal Investigator, executes maintenance of animal (mouse) colony, genotyping, culture of cell lines, primary culture of mouse immune cells, and preparation of human clinical samples (blood), following protocols involving a variety of molecular and cellular biology experiments related to the characterization of immune-related mechanisms of autoimmune kidney disease and kidney transplant rejection. Expected to have a high level of initiative and seek to identify new modifications in protocols. Interacts well with faculty, fellows, and students. The studies involve basic immunology and molecular biology experiments, including flow cytometry analysis, ELISA, RNA sequencing, PCR, Western blot and immunohistochemistry. In collaboration with other members of the research team, gives input to the development of design experiments. Calculates, transcribes and analyzes data using statistical techniques.PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:1. Animal colony maintenance:Maintain breeding colonies of mice Genotyping, administration of small molecules and antibodies to mice.Applicant will be trained to perform any technique not currently familiar with, including handling laboratory animals, safe handling of infectious agents, and use of personal protective equipment. After sufficient training, TRA-II is expected to work independently with minimal supervision. 2. Autoimmune kidney disease mouse model:Harvest organs from animals and analyze immune cell phenotype using flow cytometry. Microscopic analysis by immunohistochemistry and immunofluorescent staining Perform RNA isolation and qPCR and RNAseq analysis. 3. Training and Collaborations:Provides protocols and hands-on demonstrations for laboratory members including fellows, visiting scientists and technicians.4. Academic Development:Keeps up to date in current techniques and experimentation through reading of current papers on stem cell techniques and kidney differentiation.Assists in manuscript preparation.5. All other duties as assigned or requested.Qualifications QUALIFICATIONS:BS in biological/physical science or equivalent required. Requires a minimum of one year in directly related research setting. Immunology research experience desirable, but not prerequisite.SKILLS/ ABILITIES/ COMPETENCIES REQUIRED:High degree of computer literacy.Sound analytical and organizational skills.Requires good oral and written communication skills.Must be able to logically and effectively structure tasks and set priorities.Ability to identify problems and troubleshoot solutions.Demonstrated ability to analyze data statistically and to logically present it.EEO Statement Brigham and Women's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.
Salary: $map.get("vacancy_salary-text"). Date posted: 04/07/2021

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