Lab Manager position is available in the lab of Stephanie Seidlits in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin (earliest start date October 2021). Our research seeks to develop clinical therapies for central nervous system injuries and disorders, including spinal cord injury, traumatic brain injury, and brain cancers.
The Lab Manager is expected to run daily lab operations safely, efficiently and securely. Budgeting, ordering supplies, equipment maintenance and repairs (organize with vendors/contractors), preparing and maintaining lab stocks and unique samples, coordinate and ensure compliance with university and government regulations (e.g., Environmental Health & Safety – https://ehs.utexas.edu/research-labs-clinical), training other lab members (technicians, graduate students, and undergraduate students), coordinate scheduling use of lab equipment, and control access to the lab space.
Qualified candidates will most likely hold a Bachelor’s (or higher) degree in a science or engineering field. Previous wet lab experience, and in particular mammalian cell culture experience, is desired.
Salary (commensurate with education and experience, $40-$70k annually) and benefits (including health insurance, https://www.utsystem.edu/offices/employee-benefits) will be provided according to UT-Austin policies. UT System Administration is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, veteran status or sexual orientation. (https://www.utsystem.edu/sites/policy-library/policies/hop-311-equal-employment-opportunity).
How to Apply: Applicants may email their CV or resume and contact information for three references to Prof. Stephanie Seidlits (firstname.lastname@example.org).