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Lab Technician - Ghent University Global Campus, Korea
Ghent University Global Campus
Ghent University Global Campus (GUGC) is an integrated campus of Ghent University, Belgium, and the first European university to be part of the Incheon Global Campus (IGC) in Incheon, South Korea. Ghent University Global Campus currently offers Bachelor of Science programs in Molecular Biotechnology, Environmental Technology, and Food Technology. Ghent University is one of the top 100 universities in the world (ARWU 62nd), and in the Life Sciences subjects taught at GUGC, Ghent University ranks even higher.
Wet Lab Technician – Ghent University Global Campus
Main Roles: Managing and installing educational labs at GUGC
This person should have a BSc in Chemistry and/or Biology, previous experience in preparation of labs for education will be considered an advantage. The knowledge of lab safety regulations is required together with an ability to communicate fluently in English and Korean. This person will work according to the needs of wet lab professors and schedule of practical courses.
Requirements: fluently bi-lingual English/Korean
Contract: 1-year contract
Occupancy rate: 100%
Vacancy Type: Technical Staff
Last application date: November 30, 2018 12:00
Starting date: ASAP
Management of the educational labs:
Preparing in advance equipment, materials, and reagents needed for practical courses held in the rooms:. This includes the following courses: Chemistry, Biochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Food Chemistry, Microbiology, Molecular Biological Analysis, Molecular Biology, General Biology, Animal Biology, Plant Biology, Plant Physiology
Clean up of the room and equipment after practical courses
Preparation of a working schedule according to given practical courses
Preparation of check lists with equipment, materials, and reagents needed per course courses
Organization of the equipment in the room
Operation of an autoclave
Providing oversight in terms of lab safety, and replenishments of items belonging to the first aid kit present in the educational labs
Equipment maintenance (regular checks, calibration, clean up, replenishment)
Preparation of an inventory of an existing equipment and reagents needed for different practical courses
Preparation of purchase orders (together with a purchase manager and research centers) of items related to educational equipment, materials, and reagents
Assistance during practical courses
BSc in Chemistry and/or Biology
- < >xperience in terms of practical course support, and experience in an international academic education setting are an advantage.
The ability to support high-quality scientific research.
The willingness to work with experimental animal models and the dedication to respect the highest ethical requirements and applicable standards.
Strong English and Korean communication skills in both speaking and writing will enable you to mediate communication with Korean companies, equipment/reagent providers, and outsourcing partners.
Excellent service oriented mind and a pro-active attitude with the maturity to deal with stressful situations and a strong sense of responsibility.
The ability to work independently, have strong self-learning ability, and maintain an excellent team spirit as well as strong working ethics.
Willingness to occasionally work flexible working hours as participation in events outside of regular working hours.
- Motivation letter
- Full resume (CV), including at least 2 references
- Copy of the BSc degree
- Transcripts (overview of study results)
All required documents must be submitted in English. The documents must be merged into a single PDF file and sent to GUGC_HR@ghent.ac.kr
Applicants are encouraged to apply immediately as the position will be filled upon finding the right candidate
We reserve the right to hold applications on file for potential future job openings.
For submission of your file and any inquiries, please contact us via email: GUGC_HR@ghent.ac.kr