Laboratory Manager

first_imgOtherThe applicant must have excellent organizational skills with greatattention to detail and be capable of independent as well ascollaborative work, possess outstanding interpersonal skills andthe ability to create and maintain excellent working relationshipsin a team environment. Multitasking abilities, flexibility, andadaptability to changing and challenging environment are essential.The lab manager will also be responsible for occasional minisymposium organization with in TMC.Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/AffirmativeAction/Equal Access Employer.5643CA; CH Job PurposeA Lab Manager position is available in the Laboratory forRegenerative Tissue Repair within the Department of Surgery at theTexas Children’s Hospital in Houston. The applicant willparticipate in a variety of ongoing basic science, modeldevelopment, bioengineering, and translational studies. Mustpossess laboratory skills in cell and tissue culture, microscopy,image processing and analysis, rodent colony management andhandling, histological, molecular biology, and biochemicalanalyses. As lab manager, the applicant is responsible forfostering the efficient use and flow of the laboratory’s financialand scientific resources to improve technical activities as well asassisting in formulating and implementing short and long-term goalsfor the operation of the laboratory.Job DutiesThe lab manager will assist with necessary administrative andscientific reporting and project management responsibilities offunding contracts and awards, handling the laboratory’s financesand resources including intramural and extramural grant awards anddevelopment funds and gifts, and coordinating all communicationwithin the lab as well as with external collaborative groups. Thelab manager will be responsible for maintaining the laboratoryequipment, supplies, protocols and procedures, communicating withvendors, ordering supplies and keeping track of deliveries and theassociated budgetary issues related to various projects, as well asgenerating and maintaining accurate inventory lists of labsupplies. In addition, the lab manager will manage the backup ofmaterial and data, accuracy of lab books, and incorporation ofmaterials and reagents into the lab’s databases. Will maintain labwebsite with regard to lab news, publications, arrivals,departures, and CVs and be responsible for lab safety, complianceprograms and the lab’s online presence.The lab manager will also interface with Department of Surgeryleadership to provide financial reporting to ensure timely andaccurate financial management of the grants and lab and personnelexpenses.Minimum QualificationsBachelor’s degree in a Basic Science or related field. Fouryears of related experience may substitute for degreerequirement.Five years of relevant experience, with prior supervisoryexperience. Experience working in a laboratory setting heavilyinvolved in basic science research with multiple animal/ diseasemodels with in vitro, in vivo and in silico work is required. Preferred QualificationsThe ability to write materials and methods of manuscripts,working on ancillary grant documents, such as but not limited to,biosketches, equipment and facilities, budget justification andauthentication of key biologicals, letters-of-support drafts isexpected. Content development for communication of lab discoveriesand editing manuscripts and grants is desired.Candidates with a Master’s degree with 3-5 years of experienceor candidates with advanced doctoral degrees with expertise inbasic science research will also be considered. Previous experiencein grant writing and submission process is desired.Experience managing grant finances and budgetary reporting isalso preferred.last_img read more

News story: UK Government Statement following the JMC(GEN): Wednesday 8 March 2018

first_imgThe UK Government said:The UK will guarantee Gibraltar financial services firms’ access to UK markets as now until 2020. Ahead of this, the UK Government will work closely with the Government of Gibraltar to design a replacement framework to endure beyond 2020 similarly based on shared, high standards of regulation, and enforcement of this regulation, and underpinned by modern arrangements for information-sharing, transparency and regulatory co-operation.The UK and Gibraltar have agreed to recognise the importance of enhancing our liaison on all of the environmental and fisheries implications of EU exit that are relevant to Gibraltar, whether by sharing information as openly as possible, by providing specialist expertise across a range of policy areas to support Gibraltar with its own preparations, or by considering with Gibraltar where its interests might be promoted in future through regional or international agreements.The UK has provided assurance to the Government of Gibraltar that, following EU Exit, British Citizens resident in Gibraltar will continue to be eligible for higher education home fee status at English Institutions (both during the Implementation Period and afterwards) subject to concluding a reciprocal agreement for UK students studying at Higher Education Institutions in Gibraltar.The UK has provided assurance that gambling operators based in Gibraltar will continue to access the UK market after we leave the EU in the same way they do now – and we are working towards agreement of a MOU which will enable closer working and collaboration between gambling regulators in Gibraltar and the UK.The UK is committed to work closely with the Government of Gibraltar towards transport arrangements post EU Exit that support Gibraltar’s prosperity.The UK will maintain the current reciprocal healthcare arrangement between the UK and Gibraltar. This means that Gibraltar can continue to refer an unlimited number of their patients to the UK for free elective treatment.last_img read more