Research Assistant (Anatomy & Physiology)

Manhattan KS
Aug 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position: The Department of Anatomy & Physiology with the College of Veterinary Medicine is hiring a full-time term Research Assistant/Associate. The successful applicant will work on research projects to develop and/or source veterinary clinical skills training materials with experts inside and outside Kansas State University, including veterinarians, audio/video staff and IT groups. This individual will also work with the PI to conduct a literature search on specific technical subjects.  Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the Principles of Community.  Job Description: - Work with veterinarians, audio and video staff, and IT groups to develop or source veterinary clinical skills education materials.  

- Work with the PI to conduct literature search on specific technical subjects

Required Minimum Qualifications: Research Assistant - A bachelor’s degree in animal science, veterinary technical training or related sciences 
Research Associate - A master’s degree in Biology or related sciences and two years of relevant experience.  Preferred Qualifications: A minimum of one year of animal work experience. 
Preference will be given to those with experience in one of the following areas: working in a veterinary clinic or swine farms. The successful applicant should be highly motivated and independent with excellent communication and organizational skills.  Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit an application along with a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.  Screening of Applications Begins: Screening of applications begins immediately Salary Range / Pay Rate: $ 34,071 - $ 57,921 Annual Salary Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.