UNC's Pathology Services Core (PSC) is looking for an experienced Histotechnologist!
The Research Specialist will become familiar with all aspects of working in the PSC. They will perform both routine and non-routine histology testing including all aspects of Histotechnology. They will work with the client, when necessary, on the details of his/her project to maximize the amount of information obtained from the histology. The specialist will assist in the research and development of new methods and tasks. The specialist will perform both routine and non-routine histology testing including all aspects of Histotechnology. The individual may be required to train and assist in the techniques of immunohistochemistry.
Histology experience is required. This experience includes embedding, microtome sectioning, and special staining. Position requires constant attention to detail. General laboratory experience is mandatory, with emphasis on handling chemicals. Familiarity with animal physiology and tissue identification is also required.