RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
May 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Conduct experiments on the neural and physiological basis of ingestion and weight control. Duties include rodent surgery, behavioral and physiological testing, molecular analysis of intracellular signaling pathways, data organization and analysis (using spreadsheet, graphics, and statistical packages). Coordinating activities of undergraduate assistants, participating in scientific discussions about experimental design and interpretation of results.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Course work in Biology/Psychobiology and laboratory experience preferred but not required. Ability to work independently with attention to detail. Good communication skills.

Reference Number: 40-25750

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: PS-Translational Neuroscience Program

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research