USC School of Pharmacy has established a state-of-the-art Translational Research Laboratory (TRLab) to support research efforts within the School of Pharmacy, throughout the USC research environment, and other research teams and corporate partners in Southern California. TRLab, equipped with over 80 instruments in 13 laboratories at the John Stauffer Pharmaceutical Sciences Center, has been home to a multitude of research networks and activities. The unique facility environment with the centralized equipment allows investigators to perform cross-instrumental analysis and comprehensive multiplex assays at the level of molecules, cells, tissues and organs for basic and translational research. TRLab provides services and training in: 1) Sample Processing and Storage, 2) Histology, 3) Molecular Analysis, 4) Cell and Immunobiology, 5) Flow Cytometry, 6) Imaging, 7) Molecular Biology, 9) Next Generation Sequencing.
TRLab is seeking a self-motivated, customer service-oriented individual who has hands-on experience in instrumentation, assay development, training/teaching and lab management. Under the supervision of the director, the successful candidate will have an opportunity to work in a team-oriented environment that provides cutting-edge research services to advance translational research endeavors in the USC research community and for external collaborative partners.
TRLab services (50%)
Histology Lab services (30%)
Administrative assistant (10%)
Assay development and operation (10%)
The ideal candidate will possess
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in related science field.
Minimum Experience: At least 1 year of hands-on experience in basic or translational research.
Minimum Qualifications: Hands-on research experiences in designing and executing related assays.
Preferred Experience: Over 1-year advanced experience in instrument maintenance, developing-designing-executing related assays, histological procedures and instrumentations.