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Laboratory Asst (temp)

Company: University Of Michigan
Location: Ann Arbor
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

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How to Apply

A cover letter is required for consideration for this position and should be attached as the first page of your resume. The cover letter should address your specific interest in the position and outline skills and experience that directly relate to this position.

Job Summary

We are searching for a highly-motivated individual for a Temporary Research Technician position in a research laboratory in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology. Our laboratory uses mouse models and cell and molecular biology approaches to study the pathophysiology of megakaryocytes driving hematological disorders such as myelofibrosis. The candidate's primary role may include general laboratory management of ordering, inventory and housekeeping, maintenance of mouse colony and PCR-based genotyping and conduct experiments associated with ongoing projects including tissue culture, flow cytometry, histology and immunoblotting. This is an entry level position with a temporary term of 1 year, with the possibility of extension. A cover letter and reference letters are required.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Why Join Michigan Medicine?

Michigan Medicine is one of the largest health care complexes in the world and has been the site of many groundbreaking medical and technological advancements since the opening of the U-M Medical School in 1850. Michigan Medicine is comprised of over 30,000 employees and our vision is to attract, inspire, and develop outstanding people in medicine, sciences, and healthcare to become one of the world's most distinguished academic health systems. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance this world-class institution. Work at Michigan Medicine and become a victor for the greater good.


  • General laboratory management of ordering, inventory and housekeeping.
  • Maintenance of mouse colony and PCR-based genotyping.
  • Experiments associated with ongoing projects to include tissue culture techniques, flow cytometry and molecular biology techniques.

Required Qualifications*

Bachelor's degree in biological science with 1-2 years of experience in a research laboratory. The successful candidate will have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Job Detail

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Ann Arbor Campus

Ann Arbor, MI

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  • Organizational Group

Medical School

  • Department

MM Int Med-Hematology/Oncology

  • Posting Begin/End Date

4/15/2021 - 4/29/2021

  • Career Interest

Temporary Job Opening

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