The Department of Pharmacology at the University of Virginia seeks a Laboratory and Research Technician 2 to assist investigators in the Bland Lab with experiments designed to investigate the control of growth and metabolism by insulin and immune signaling pathways. The individual will maintain the lab’s Drosophila stock collection, perform molecular and biochemical and assays, and use genetic approaches in flies and mice to alter cellular signal transduction and metabolism. Experimental techniques may include RT-qPCR, immunocytochemistry, Western blotting and ELISA. Skills in molecular biology, endocrinology, and Drosophila and mouse genetics are desired.
Learn more about the Bland Lab: https://med.virginia.edu/faculty/faculty-listing/mlb2eg/
What you will do:
Laboratory Maintenance and General Duties
Anticipated Hiring Range: $17.00 – $21.00 / hour. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
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