Research Specialist 1
Hyde Park Campus
20142 BSD Neurobiology
About the Unit
Perform routine and more complex technical duties to assist co-workers in the laboratory. Collect and analyze data and/or specimens. Responsibilities include: setting up and performing experiments, interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
Must have prior research experience working with mouse colonies. At least 1-2 years of full-time employment in molecular biology or cell biology laboratory is essential.
- Duties are varied and require theoretical knowledge as well as research experience in animal husbandry. 20%
- Perform technical and research functions on projects involving: Maintenance of mouse colony and genotyping, 25%
- assist in the characterization of mice, immunohistochemistry, behavior tests, etc. 25%
- prepare reports and data for review and analysis by the Research supervisor. 25%
- Analytical and problem-solving skills required
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team required
- Ability to learn new techniques quickly and to work in sterile condition
- Good manual dexterity and superior organizational skills required
- Knowledge of research Techniques or methods required
Education, Experience and Certifications:
- Bachelor's degree in a field relevant to the research being conducted required.
- Must have prior research experience working with mouse colonies. At least 1-2 years of full-time employment in molecular biology or cell biology laboratory is essential.
- Exposure to animals
- Exposure to laboratory chemicals
- laboratory environment
- ability to make repetitive wrist, hand, or finger movements
- Resume, Cover Letter
Depends on Qualification
Scheduled Weekly Hours
Job is Exempt?
Drug Test Required?
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Health Screen Required?
Background Check Required?
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