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University of South Carolina Laboratory Technologist I in Columbia, South Carolina

Classification Title: Laboratory Technologist I

College/Division: School of Medicine Columbia

Department: SOMC Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology

Advertised Salary Range: $28,215 - $40,209

Advertised Job Summary:

Serves as Laboratory Technologist under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator (PI) conducting in vitro and in vivo experiments on research projects that focus on the development of targeted vesicular therapeutics for various advanced cancers. Independently performs non-routine specialized experimental procedures such as cell culture assays, molecular biology techniques, and similar in vitro procedures. Under direct supervision, performs in vivo surgeries in rodents. Participates in the design and modification of biosafety, chemical safety, and animal study protocols. Develops research methodologies within the parameters of experimental protocols and research objectives. Responsible for the oversight and coordination of all lab activities, including quality assurance, scheduling of all procedures, troubleshooting problems and instructing others in highly specialized techniques.

Advertised Minimum Qualifications :

Bachelor’s degree in a related field, or associates degree in a related field and 2 years of related experience; or high school diploma and 4 years related experience.

Full/Part Time: Full Time