The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Vascular Medicine Institute is seeking to hire a Senior Laboratory Manager. This position is primarily responsible for the data collection and day-to-day supervision of procedures and maintenance of the research lab. The incumbent will devise novel experimental protocols/methods, operate complex lab equipment and assay measures, troubleshoot, formulate and execute new lab practices and experimental systems to address research questions. Regarding particularly scientific roles, the incumbent provide technical and scientific support in a translational and molecular research laboratory, design, and perform experiments involving recombinant protein engineering, including molecular biology, chromatography, bacterial and yeast cellular growth; biochemical analysis of mammalian and issue respiration studies; tissue enzyme activity assays; biochemical characterization of proteins including spectrometry, reduction potential, and ligand binding.
Minimum of Master's degree in biologic or chemical science is required. Experience with basic cell and molecular biology techniques is essential. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted.
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Department Details The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement. Job Classification Full-time regular Campus Staff.Research.IV Minimum Education Level Required Pittsburgh Minimum Experience Level Required Master's Work Schedule 5-6 years experience Hiring Range TBD based upon qualifications Relocation Offered No Visa Sponsorship Provided No Background Check No Child Protection Clearances For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check Required Documents Resume Optional Documents Cover LetterPI160810871