Research Lab Technician II
Los Angeles, CA 
Posted 15 days ago
Job Description
Research Lab Technician II Keck School of Medicine Los Angeles, California

The Department of Otolaryngology- Head & Neck Surgery is seeking a Research Lab Technician II to join its team.

This position will be an important junior member of a research team including multiple principal investigators, various senior research associates and a mix of students/postdocs. The team is dedicated to the study of sensory hearing loss and the development of innovative methods for differential diagnosis of hearing impairment. An undergraduate degree is preferred for this position and a background in research, science, or medicine will be a plus but, is not mandatory. We are looking for a communicative person with good people skills and success in being part of a collegial, cooperative team. This individual must also appreciate and strive for precision and accuracy in their work. The employee in this position will engage in experimental data collection measuring responses from the inner ear of normal-hearing and hearing-impaired adults and older children. He or she will become proficient in using custom-designed and developed software for testing and in the accurate and careful fitting of earphones for data collection. He/she will also conduct data management and analysis under the supervision of the lead tester/audiologist on the project . The team will meet regularly to discuss data collection and review weekly results and the research technician will be a vital part of those discussions. Training will be provided for all specific research techniques and analysis methods.

Minimum Education: Associate's degree, Specialized/technical training, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education Minimum Experience: 2 years Minimum Field of Expertise: Working knowledge of laboratory equipment and research protocols. Knowledge of computer analysis techniques and ability to provide routine analysis and interpretation of research data.

REQ20099612 Posted Date: 04/30/2022
USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Associate Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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