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(Archived) Coordinator III - Laboratory Coordinator for Biological Sciences at Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas
Position Title Coordinator III - Laboratory Coordinator for Biological Sciences
FLSA status Exempt
Hiring Salary This position is a pay grade 17. Please see Pay Grade Table at: https://pa-hrsuite-production.s3.amazonaws.com/116/docs/550174.pdf
Occupational Category Professional
Department Dept of Biological Sciences
Division Division of Academic Affairs
Educational Requirements for the PositionBachelor’s degree in related field. Master’s degree preferred in Biological Sciences, Microbiology, Forensic Sciences, or in a related field. Three years related experience. Must have previous experience with maintaining and operating Scanning Electron and Confocal Microscopes. Two years of experience in microscopy laboratory management preferred. Experience in a laboratory at a university, college or experience in a related field preferred. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position
Coordinates the use and maintenance of advanced microscopy equipment for the Department of Biological Sciences.
Manages and maintains the Department of Biological Sciences Microscopy Laboratory. Supports existing research programs at the University. Develops and grows microscopy fee for service for external entities (public and private). Maintains accounting for costs and revenue. Teaches one class as needed. Performs a wide variety of routine and advanced technical tasks. Maintains and schedules for faculty and student access to the scanning electron microscope (SEM), transmission electron microscope (TEM), X-ray defractor, confocal, and digital imaging suite to include a Keyence digital stereoscope, and Olympus research compound scope. Performs routine maintenance of all teaching scopes. Interprets and applies routine, but moderately complex directives. Requires moderate judgement, attention, and care to tasks to include scheduling, establishing procedures, maintaining inventory, and ordering supplies. Performs equipment maintenance and repairs. Complies with sanitation and compliance with University and government procedures. Follows government procedures, standards, rules and regulations. Recommends new and emerging microscopy tools. Provides training to students and faculty on resource utilization. Provides weekly activity logs to the departmental chair. Prepares samples and assists in faculty and student research. Researches and evaluates new technologies to reduce cost, improve performance, and enhance management and reporting. Responsible for data management of Digital Image Files. Performs other related duties as assigned.
To apply please visit https://shsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/32750
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