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Laboratory Manager - Department of Biological & Behavioral Sciences

Company: Fontbonne University
Location: Saint Louis
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

Laboratory Manager

Department of Biological & Behavioral Sciences

The Department of Biological and Behavioral Sciences at Fontbonne University is looking for a full-time Laboratory Manager. The position is benefits-eligible and is an 11-month position.

Summer teaching opportunities could be available to interested candidates.


Prepare, organize and stock lab spaces; order supplies and chemicals as needed

Maintain and report on status of department budget; reconcile credit card

Serve as Departmental Safety Officer - Chemical and Laboratory; oversee collection and proper disposal of hazardous waste

Maintain lab instruments and equipment

Assist faculty in the design of new labs and experiences; assist faculty in preparation of research-related chemicals and reagents

Supervise and train laboratory work-study students, as needed

How to Apply

Please navigate to the Employment page on the Fontbonne website (link below). Click on the job posting and then select one of the blue-highlighted "Apply" buttons at the bottom of the page to begin your application.

Interested applicants should submit a Cover Letter, R--sum-- and Contact information for three references.

Excellent Benefit Package offered including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life/AD&D and Disability insurance, Paid Vacation/Sick Leave, a large number of paid office holidays and 403(b) Retirement Plan with matching contributions.

Director, Human Resources

Fontbonne University

6800 Wydown Blvd.

St. Louis, MO 63105


Our Mission & Vision

Fontbonne University, a Catholic institution founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet, provides transformative education committed to the common good, inspiring students to become global citizens who think critically and act ethically to create a more just world.

About Fontbonne University

Fontbonne University is a vibrant and strong academic institution located in the Clayton suburb within the St. Louis metropolitan area. We were founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet and established in the Catholic tradition, yet we serve and welcome a diverse group of students from all faiths, cultures, backgrounds, and beliefs. With nearly 1,000 students enrolled, we offer Division III athletics, a large range of student organizations, and more than 100 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs. Fontbonne University is uniquely situated to offer the best of city sights and scenes coupled with beautiful and historic homes and neighborhoods.

Believing that diversity contributes to academic excellence and to rich and rewarding communities, Fontbonne University is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty, staff and student body. Candidates from historically under-represented groups, whose work furthers our diversity and inclusion efforts and who bring to campus varied life experiences, perspectives and backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply.

Open your mind. Follow your heart. Take the leap. Challenging, welcoming, affordable. Fontbonne will prepare you for an engaged and rewarding life, no matter how you're called to serve.


The candidate should have a Master's degree in a natural sciences / STEM fields. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in chemistry, biology and microbiology.

Experience with hands-on, inquiry-based laboratory teaching

Conscientiousness when working with chemicals and other potentially hazardous solutions

Ability to work well with faculty and students

Attention to details

Exhibits initiative and ability to work independently


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