Research Assistant II- Mounce Lab

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Position Details

Job TitleRESEARCH ASST IIPosition Number8150705Job CategoryUniversity StaffJob TypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusNon-ExemptCampusMaywood-Health Sciences CampusDepartment NameMICROBIOLOGYLocation CodeMICROBIOLOGY (06220A)Is this split and/or fully grant funded? YesDuties and Responsibilities

Supports research projects in the Mounce lab ( by performing lab assays and analyses. Carries out experiments as instructed by the Principal Investigator (PI), assists PI, research staff, and students with lab procedures and projects.
Carry out experiments and maintain a project as instructed by PI, with appropriate training
Monitor inventory of lab supplies and order additional supplies when required
Gather, organize, enter, and analyze data; perform literature searches and retrieve literature
Maintain a safe and orderly lab environment. Ensure lab environment complies with safety regulations
Perform related duties as assigned

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Minimum Education: Required: Bachelors Degree Preferred: Masters Degree Specify Degree(s): Biological or physical sciences Minimum Experience: Required: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Preferred: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience


Bachelor of Science degree and research experience, Master’s degree preferred


Preferred: 3-5 years of previous job-related experience

Computer Skills

Basic Computer Skills

Supervisory ResponsibilitiesNoRequired operation of university owned vehiclesNoDoes this position require direct animal or patient contact? YesPhysical DemandsNoneWorking ConditionsLighting, Odors, Animals, Infectious DiseasesOpen DateClose DateSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuick Link for Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Bachelors Degree and 1 or more years of job related experience?
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
Optional Documents




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    Job No:
    Posted: 10/15/2020
    Application Due: 12/14/2020
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