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The Logan laboratory in the Department of Pediatrics at the Emory University School of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated Research Specialist to join their team. The majority of the efforts with be dedicated to investigating the microbial characteristics and genetics of resistance in multidrug-resistant (MDR) gram-negative bacteria (primarily Enterobacterales) affecting children, healthy populations, animals, and the environment. The goal of this work is to identify community reservoirs of multi-drug resistant Enterobacterales, as infections with these organisms have continued to increase despite aggressive antibiotic stewardship and infection prevention campaigns in healthcare settings.
Under general supervision of the Principal Investigator or his/her designee and in collaboration with other members of the research team, the Research Specialist I performs technical or laboratory procedures of a routine nature and carries out experiments or tests under an established research design. Principal duties and responsibilities will include:
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