Medical Research Specialist, Bacterial Research

Tulane University   Covington, LA   Full-time     Research
Posted on June 22, 2024
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The Medical Research Specialist performs technical laboratory work. The Specialist will work with Borrelia burgdorferi spirochete bacteria and their tick vector, Ixodes scapularis, as well as animals. The Specialist performs specialized assays such as Luminex-based diagnostic tests, PCR and RT-PCR. This position performs routine processes such as tissue culture, bacterial growth and counting. The Specialist assists senior personnel where needed. The Specialist keeps accurate records of experiments, assists with shipping of dangerous goods, and trains incoming students and personnel in various laboratory techniques.

Tulane University

Covington , LA