Employer: UIC Department of Medicine
Hiring Department: Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Job Title: Research Hourly – Research Specialist
Additional Information: https://uic.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/2346?c=uic
This position contributes to the design and delivery of research projects and collaborates with researchers to develop, execute and interpret research projects. Performs complex laboratory and data collection techniques.
Duties & Responsibilities
Study the regulation of hepatic gene expression and metabolism in transgenic and knockout mouse models and primary hepatocytes. Experience working with mice, western genotyping, western blotting and gene expression will be involved.
- Bachelor’s degree in science or related field required. Master’s degree in science preferred.
- A minimum of 3 years related research experience.
- Possesses and applies comprehensive knowledge of research principles, concepts, practices and methods.
- Proficient in specific lab research techniques.