Research Technician III

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Research Technician III

 A Research Technician III position in the Department of Medicine and Bioengineering is available for a candidate with a background in tissue cultures and optical microscopy. We are looking for a highly motivated, mature and independent individual to join our interdisciplinary research team in Pittsburgh, PA. We focus on developing advanced non-invasive opticalimaging and spectroscopy technologies for early detection, diagnosis, prevention and treatment of various diseases. Our goal is to translate them to clinics for patient care.
The main responsibility of this job is to perform tissue cultures with minimal supervision and perform optical microscopymeasurements on biological specimens such as cell, tissue biopsy and in-vivo tissue. The candidate is expected to have basic knowledge of histology and cytology, capable of identifying different cell types after basic training. He/She will have the opportunities to work closely with physicians and clinical staff and collaborate with industry researchers. The candidate will also participate in preparing clinical protocols and data analysis.
The qualified candidate should have a BS or MS in biology, bioengineering, chemistry or a related field. Extensive experience with cell cultures is essential. Some basic training on microscopypathology and cell biology is also desirable. Attention to details is essential. Experience with data analysis is also a big plus. Hands-on experience on optical instrumentation development and strong programming skills in Labview, Visual Basic or Matlab is also desirable. Good oral and written communication skills. The appointment can be either full-time or part-time. The candidate is expected to start ASAP. We offer excellent salary, incentives and benefits. Interested candidates please send a CV to Prof. Yang Liu by email ( Please also fill out an online application at with position number 0126691. The University of Pittsburgh is an AA/EOE.

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am hari completed my msc

am hari completed my msc.microbiology in dis year........ presently am working as a lecture in East west college ,bangalore.if any vaccany is ther kindly inform..