FORENSIC LABORATORY SPECIALIST II/Biology Section-Richmond

The Virginia Department of Forensic Science is seeking a qualified applicant at the Central Regional Laboratory to assist forensic biologists / DNA examiners. Duties include assisting examiners with preservation, handling, sample recovery, and supervised analysis of evidentiary crime scene materials; providing DNA casework support functions such as sample preparation, operating the robotic workstation, conducting DNA […]

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Forensic Scientist I/Drug Chemist-NC

Closing Date:4/5/17 The primary purpose of the Drug Chemistry Section is to provide the North Carolina Criminal Justice System with trained and experienced forensic scientists who analyze evidence seized in the course of criminal investigations. The forensic services provided include laboratory analysis, technical field assistance and expert witness testimony in the areas of controlled substances, […]

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Senior Forensic Specialist-CA

Processes complex crime scenes requiring specialized techniques in detection, recognition, documentation, collection, interpretation, and preservation of physical evidence associated with crime scenes to include all types of friction skin evidence, trace evidence, and biological evidence. Knowledge of: LAFIS/IAFIS/AFIS computer systems and operations. Crime scene investigation procedures. Fingerprint identification procedures and classification systems. Forensic science as […]

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Laboratory Technician 1/Forensic Biology-GA

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Trains to provide assistance to scientific staff in laboratory analysis or evidence controls, in forensic analysis. May provide administrative support to the lab. This is the entry/training level of the Forensics job series. Incumbents at this level may require additional training or experience to gain full proficiency in some or all of […]

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Crime Lab Scientist/Forensic Biologist-GA

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under immediate supervision perform analytical procedures related to DNA analysis of biological samples for the GBI Crime Lab. Performs DNA analyses of physiological fluids for the purpose of identification and individualization. The type of material typically examined includes, but is not limited to semen and saliva collected at crime scenes or from […]

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Crime Lab Scientist/Impressions-GA

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under immediate or limited supervision analyzes and compares latent prints to known prints of individuals in an effort to make identifications or exclusions on physical evidence submitted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies for investigative and legal purposes. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in a natural, physical, or forensic science from […]

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Crime Lab Scientist/Firearms-GA

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under immediate or limited supervision performs laboratory examinations and comparisons on physical evidence (firearms and components, bullets and cartridge cases, distance determination tests, tool markings, serial number restoration, and NIBIN database) submitted by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies for investigative and legal purposes. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in a natural, […]

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Science & Health Career Fair

WHAT: Science & Health Career Fair WHEN:  Tuesday, March 21st from 2-5pm. WHERE: University Student Commons, Richmond Salons WHO SHOULD CONSIDER ATTENDING:  Any student interested in a career in Science or Health.  This fair will be of interest to both undergrads, grad students and alums in STEM  and allied health majors.  ALL students from ANY major/college/program are welcomed to […]

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VCU Undergraduate Biomediical Research Training

The VCU Initiative for Maximizing Student Development Program (IMSD) provides research training in the biomedical sciences for individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in biomedical research. The IMSD program is designed to prepare students to apply for graduate programs in the Biomedical sciences (PhD or MD/PhD). IMSD Scholars are admitted as early as the end of […]

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Federal Resume Writing Workshop

February 22, 4:00-5:00 PM at VCU Globe, room 1030J Have you ever applied for a job with the Federal Government with your college resume? Chances are, your application was booted out the system and rejected before it reached the desk of a hiring manager. Come hear from a spokesperson from the Office of Personnel Management, […]

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