University of Pennsylvania RESEARCH SPECIALIST B in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Reference Number 40-22664

Posted Job Title RESEARCH SPECIALIST B

School Name Perelman School of Medicine

Org CI-Center for Cellular Immunotherapy

Posted to the Web 05/05/2016

Posted Job/Salary Grade 025

Employment Type Exempt

Hours 40.00

Position Type Full Time

Position Schedule 8-5

Months 12

Position Length Contingent Upon Funding

Position End Date

University Overview

The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.

Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.

The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.

Duties

The successful candidate will have a wide set of research laboratory skills and experience. Specific requirements are to be able to independently perform molecular cloning, cell culture, flow cytometry, and mouse work including intravenous injections, bleeding, and dissection. Experience in intracranial stereotactic injection is desirable.

Qualifications

A Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year to 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Master’s Degree Preferred.

Affirmative Action Statement

Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.

Special Requirements Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Quick Link http://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/18448

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


  • How did you hear about this employment opportunity?

  • Jobs@Penn

  • Contacted by a Penn Recruiter

  • Referred by a Penn Employee

  • Referred by a friend or family member

  • Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)

  • Inside Higher Ed

  • Indeed.com

  • Other Internet Advertisement

  • Linkedin

  • Twitter

  • Other Social Media Site

  • Professional Affiliation/Trade Website

  • Diversity Association/Publication Website

  • Heard about it at a conference or career fair

  • Unique Advantage

  • Recruitment and/or staffing agency


  • What is your highest level of education completed?

  • Less than high school education

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Vocational or Technical School

  • Associate's Degree or Two Year College

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Master's Degree

  • PHD/MD/JD or equivalent doctoral degree


  • How many years of experience do you have related to this position?

  • 0 to 1 Year

  • 1 to 2 Years

  • 2 to 3 Years

  • 3 to 5 Years

  • 5 to 7 Years

  • 7 to 10 Years

  • Over 10 Years


  • Do you have experience performing molecular cloning, cell culture, flow cytometry?

  • Yes

  • No


  • Do you have hands on experience working with mice?

  • Yes

  • No


  • Do you have experience in intracranial stereotactic injection?

  • Yes

  • No


  • PLEASE BE AWARE THAT YOUR EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION MUST BE COMPLETELY FILLED OUT FOR AT LEAST YOUR LAST TWO PLACES OF EMPLOYMENT. THIS INCLUDES: FINAL SALARIES, SUPERVISORS, AND DATES OF EMPLOYMENT. THE ONLY REASON FINAL SALARY SHOULD HAVE ‘N/A” IS IF YOU WERE NOT PAID FOR THE WORK. IF YOUR APPLICATION IS NOT FULLY COMPLETED, PLEASE GO BACK AND TAKE THE TIME TO UPDATE.

  • I have fully completed my application including final salaries, supervisors, and dates of employment.

  • I have not fully completed my application including final salaries, supervisors, and dates of employment.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

  • Resume

Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter