Sala Lab Opportunity: Lab Manager

The School of Life Sciences is looking to hire a Research Specialist (Lab Manager). This position supports the field and laboratory work of the Sala Lab and partially support the functioning of Global Drylands Center. Under the lab manager part of this job, they will perform a wide variety of standard laboratory and field experimental procedures during field season in several locations in New Mexico, Utah, Nevada and Arizona requiring ingenuity, resourcefulness and adaptability to special and changing needs of research. In addition, the lab manager oversees the functioning of the lab and purchasing of supplies. Under the Global Drylands Center functioning, they will maintain web site, assist in the purchasing of supplies and in the event organization.

Essential Duties

May supervise, monitor or coordinate work of subordinates. Performs skilled procedures, tests and analyses in the field and in the lab. Analyzes data and writes research progress reports including summarizing test results of participating investigators and assists in the preparation and writing of papers for publication; assists in writing reports on one or more aspects for large ecological projects. Performs administrative functions such as managing schedules, assisting in projecting budgets and procuring laboratory space, supplies and equipment. Creates and manages databases for studies, which includes setting up database and associated data entry programs and retrieving data from database for purposes of analyses or data review.


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Applications are due by February 22, 2022 at 3 pm Arizona time.