Responsible for managing the lab by directing students, ordering supplies, general laboratory oversight and management including maintaining and tracking budgets and spending. The candidate will have experience with animal studies and isolating human PBMC, and human PBMC culture, cryopreservation and sample archiving, etc. In addition, performing microbiological and immunological experiments especially including flow cytometry; involving murine model systems; breed, type and maintain mouse strains; grow cell lines; purify Ab, run ELISAs and other standard laboratory techniques. The candidate must be familiar with good tissue culture skills and have a high degree of organization and initiative.
Penn has a long and proud tradition of intellectual rigor and pursuit of innovative knowledge, begun by Benjamin Franklin in 1740. That tradition lives today through the creativity, entrepreneurship, and engagement of our faculty, students, and staff. Academic life at Penn is unparalleled, with an undergraduate student body of 10,000 from every U.S. state and around the world. The entering class ...of 2015 is the most talented and diverse in Penn's history. Consistently ranked among the top 10 universities in the country, Penn welcomes an additional 10,000 students to our top-ranked graduate and professional schools.