Essential Functions: A Research Assistant in Immunology Module of the NIH/NEI Vision Core (P30 grant) in the departments of Anatomy and Cell Biology and Ophthalmology, Wayne State University School of Medicine. The Immunology Core provides sophisticated immunology assays and expert consultation and educational opportunities to the vision research community, develops specialized immunology research tools, and initiates and stimulates innovative research projects that address immunological basis of eye diseases. 1) Ability to perform and develop immunological assays such as ELISA, IHC. 2) Ability to cell cell staining for Flow cytometry assay. 3) Ability to collect/handle animal and human tissue samples. 4) Ability to perform in-vitro experiments using cultured cells. 5) Ability to multi-task and adapt to various methodologies in the laboratory.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.