Research Assistant

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
May 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5608

Job Title
Research Assistant

Department
Pharmacology & Neuroscience - 302700

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60831

Shift
Day

Department Overview
The Institute for Healthy Aging integrates state-of-the-art clinical care, cutting edge-research, innovative education and training, and community engagement, to create solutions for a new era of enduring quality of life.

The Translational Aging Research Program is devoted towards eliminating neurodegenerative diseases. Our team spans basic "bench-top" science, clinical research, community-based research and clinical trials. Our translational approach is intended to foster discovery and expedite those discoveries toward the benefit of those suffering from brain disease. A particular emphasis of CANDR is the development of personalized (or person-focused) medicine for Alzheimer's disease.

Position Details
The Translational Aging Research Program at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire an Research Assistant to join our team. The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

* Blood processing.
* Accessioning samples.
* Making collection blood kits.
* Barcoding and aliquoting.
* Maintenance of equipment.
* General upkeep of the lab.
* Cleaning out the freezers.
* Organizing supplies.

The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate.

The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a Bachelor's degree from four (4) -year college or university; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Pay Rate
Commensurate with Experience

Pay Basis
Monthly

Job Type
Full-Time

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
No

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
No

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
No

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
No

Require a certification?
No


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Research Assistant

Job Open Date
05-10-2018

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Technical

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