The Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Maryland is currently recruiting for a Research Laboratory Supervisor . This position is responsible for supervising the day-to-day operations and staff of a research laboratory and providing administrative and technical support to research activities. The employee who is hired will be working with a new faculty member and will assist in the creation of new laboratory and research program. Benefits Information UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Essential Functions: Supervise laboratory staff including training, scheduling, coordinating and delegating work, monitoring and evaluating performance.
Perform routine and advanced laboratory research activities such as: preparing solutions, media, stains, and buffers; cultures and specimens; autoradiograms and photomicrographs, animal surgery, recombinant DNA techniques, oxidation and transport assays.
Administer day-to-day laboratory operations including monitoring the budget, ensuring quality control and safety compliance, overseeing laboratory maintenance, and ordering of supplies.
May provide for establishment or development of laboratory by evaluating equipment or machinery to be ordered, planning interactions with IT systems, and drafting Standard Operating Procedures for using new equipment.
Performs independent projects. Compile, analyze, and interpret research data and/or test information and research techniques; and records/reports results. May prepare or assist with the preparation of manuscripts, scientific illustrations, and journal articles and grant proposals.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelors in Biology, Chemistry or field of study related to the research of the laboratory.
Experience: Five (5) years in laboratory research
Supervisory: One (1) year of direct supervision or responsibility for training, work coordination, and monitoring the work of others
Other: May consider a combination of directly related experience and education.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience
If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Human Resource Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Job: Reg or CII Exempt Staff - E3307E
Employee Class : Exempt Regular
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Day Job
Organization: Medicine - Emergency Medicine
Job Posting: Jul 11, 2018
Unposting Date: Ongoing
Internal Number: 91081
About University of Maryland, Baltimore
The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) is the State's public health, law and human services university devoted to excellence in professional and graduate education, research, patient care, and public service. As a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students, and using state-of-the-art technological support, we educate leaders in health care delivery, biomedical science, global health, social work and the law. We emphasize interdisciplinary education and research in an atmosphere that explicitly values civility, diversity, collaboration, teamwork and accountability. By conducting internationally recognized research to cure disease and to improve the health, social functioning and just treatment of the people we serve, we foster economic development in the City, State, and nation. We are committed to ensuring that the knowledge we generate provides maximum benefit to society and directly enhances our various communities.