Medical Research Specialist (MRS)
Tulane University Covington, LA Full-time Health Care Provider
Posted on June 21, 2022
The employee will work as a Medical Research Specialist in the Division of Microbiology, Tulane National Primate Research Center. The employee will be responsible for performing experiments in Biosafety level 2 laboratories primarily focused on understanding how immune responses control viral infections. The employee will be trained in Biosafety protocols by the Principal Investigator as well as by the Institutional Department of Biosafety. Necessary experiments include those involving cellular immunology and microbiology, in adherence with the Standard Operating Protocols (SOPs) in place. The candidate should be able to work independently under minimal supervision under biosafety level 2+ conditions. The candidate will aid in overall running of the laboratory including ordering supplies, maintaining equipment, and general laboratory maintenance.