The University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penns distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.
Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.
The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania is the oldest and one of the finest medical schools in the United States. Penn is rich in tradition and heritage and at the same time consistently at the forefront of new developments and innovations in medical education and research. Since its founding in 1765 the School has been a strong presence in the community and prides itself on educating the leaders of tomorrow in patient care, biomedical research, and medical education.
Come join our research team! As part of UPenns Department of Bioengineering, Microbiology, Psychiatry, and the Perelman School of Medicine, the de la Fuente lab ( seeks exceptional new team members with the grit and passion to make groundbreaking scientific discoveries. We offer a unique range of research possibilities at the point where biology and engineering intersect, with many opportunities for you to venture into cutting-edge research. The overarching goal of the lab is to engineer biological systems to make new medicines to combat disease.We provide a work environment that values and supports the continued growth and success of all lab personnel. The de la Fuente lab is committed to building a diverse team and strongly welcomes applications from minority candidates. We are currently seeking a Lab Manager with an advanced degree in biological science. In this position you will support our research by carrying out a diverse array of task with energy, diligence and attention to detail. Theses task include managing projects seeking new funding and preparing grant proposals, gathering input for reports and communicating at many levels. You will serve as the liaison with university administrative offices and sponsors and collaborate with faculty, post-docs and administrative staff.
A Bachelors Degree and 3 years to 5 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Advanced degree preferred.
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