Lab Assistant - Cancer Institute

West Virginia University

Morgantown, WV

ID: 7066378
Posted: May 21, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The West Virginia University Research Corporation is seeking applications for a Lab Assistant with the Cancer Institute in the translational Neuro-Oncology lab. This position is responsible for participating in a variety of lab experiments as directed under the supervision of Principal Investigator and/or post-doctoral fellow.

In order to be successful in this position, the ideal candidate will:

Experimental setup for both in vitro and in vivo lab experiments on brain tumors.
Processing and organizing research samples for storage and shipping.
Operating variety of lab equipment.
Responsible for collecting and analyzing research data.
Presentations for weekly lab meetings.
Opportunities for clinical research if desired.
Other duties as assigned.


Bachelors of Science degree
One (1) year of lab experience
Knowledge of In vitro cell biology
Knowledge of In vivo lab experiments
Knowledge of research lab equipment
Ability to analyze research data
Communication skills

About Research Corporation

West Virginia University Research Corporation is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer. West Virginia University Research Corporation values diversity among its employees and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.


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