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The Department of Hematology and Oncology within Emory’s School of Medicine is searching for a Supervisor, Research Specialist to oversee various aspects of the Dhodapkar lab research, including personnel supervision and training, technical optimization, lab equipment maintenance and repairs, ordering and inventory of lab supplies and reagents, monitoring of grant expenditures, biosafety and animal safety protocol management, service contracts, oversight and help with specimen preparation and routine assays, regulating contamination issues and biohazard disposal. Preferred candidate will have an immunology background and experience with mouse colony management and experiments on mouse models.
Specific Details: Principal duties will include mouse colony inventory management in two animal facilities, mouse intrafemoral injections, training staff/students on mouse handling and procedures, overseeing breeding management services and inventory, oversight of experiments on germ-free mice in BSL2+ animal facility, analysis of IVIS imaging on mouse tumors, maintaining myeloma cell lines, handling compliance tasks and equipment maintenance/service requests, supervising/training work-study students and research staff at the bench, record keeping and animal protocol updates.
NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.
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