Lab Research Technician
Tulane University New Orleans, LA Full-time Research
Posted on September 18, 2023
The Laboratory Research Technician for the Department of Microbiology will primarily be responsible for (1) organizing and performing cellular and some animal studies (including mouse breeding/genotyping, viral infections, sample collection, etc), (2) performing benchtop immunologic assays (including Western Blots, qRT-PCR, ELISA, tissue culture, plaque assays), (3) bacterial culture and protein purification with biochemical characterization (including DNA isolation, recombination and cloning, and SDS-PAGE gels), (4) ordering supplies and maintaining laboratory receipts and safety paperwork. This work will require teamwork and coordination with other lab members, maintenance of accurate and timely records of experimental procedures and results, and maintaining supply inventories for the laboratory.