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Research Lab Technician II

Psychology Los Angeles, California

The Department of Psychology and the Dana and David Dornsife College of Letters, Arts and Sciences seeks a 50% part-time Research Lab Technician II.

This is a grant funded position.

Job summary

Provides general laboratory assistance to support research activities. Conducts research experiments in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols. Performs assignments which are non-routine and vary in complexity with minimal direction. Compiles data and computes results for a variety of research procedures, tests and techniques.

Job responsibilities include:

- Conducts research experiments in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols. Collects field and/or laboratory measurements and data. Computes results for a variety of research procedures, tests and techniques.

- Maintains accurate records of procedures used to conduct experiments. Uses laboratory/computer equipment to conduct analyses of experiment data. Provides routine interpretations of analyses.

- Prepares chemical solutions for experimental use.

- Handles and disposes of hazardous and non-hazardous materials in accordance with safety protocols.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree

Required Application Materials

Please provide a cover letter along with your resume submission.

Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The university reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.

The University of Southern California is an Equal Opportunity Employer that Values Diversity.


Job Profile Summary
Minimum Education: Associate's degree, Specialized/technical training, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Minimum Experience: 2 years
Minimum Field of Expertise: Working knowledge of laboratory equipment and research protocols. Knowledge of computer analysis techniques and ability to provide routine analysis and interpretation of research data



REQ20044758 Posted Date: 05/19/2017

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