UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE
Professional & Administrative Job Specification (09/02)
JOB TITLE: Research Technologist I
CLASS CODE: 000479
Conduct experimental tests and procedures in a research or clinical laboratory.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Perform experimental procedures, record, and consolidate data.
Collect tissues and culture samples and conduct a variety of assays and experimental tests.
Prepare materials for faculty and staff research reports.
Perform library research; preparing bibliographies and abstracts.
Calibrate and operate a variety of laboratory equipment.
Prepare line culture media for the production, perpetuation, and testing of micro-organisms.
Instruct assistants in laboratory procedures and techniques.
May perform routine experimental procedures on laboratory animals, including the performance of surgical procedures or administration of drugs.
Perform related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING AND SKILLS
Bachelor's degree in related field of Science.
An equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience may be substituted for the requirements noted.
Six months of related experience.