Research Specialist 1
Hyde Park Campus
20142 BSD Neurobiology
About the Unit
The Eatock laboratory in the Department of Neurobiology is seeking a research technician to help with varied research tasks and laboratory management. We investigate the neural signals of inner-ear receptors of the inner ear that serve the senses of hearing and balance. The laboratory is located on the main campus of The University of Chicago, in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois.
- Assisting in studies that record neural signals in the inner ear
- Preparing specialized physiological salines
- Animal ordering and colony management
- Managing day-to-day lab operations
- Maintaining and ordering supplies and equipment
- Analytical and problem-solving skills
- Basic computer and recording-keeping skills
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team
- Interpersonal and communication skills
- Interest in learning new skills
Education, Experience and Certifications:
- A B.S. or B.A. in neuroscience, biology or other field relevant to the research is required.
- Some relevant research experience and/or coursework required
- Exposure to animals (rodents)
- Laboratory environment
- Occasional weekend hours
- Resume and Cover Letter
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application
Depends on Qualification
Scheduled Weekly Hours
Job is Exempt?
Drug Test Required?
Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job?
Health Screen Required?
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