Job location: Clinical Research Building
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-18
University OverviewThe University of Pennsylvania, the largest private employer in Philadelphia, is a world-renowned leader in education, research, and innovation. This historic, Ivy League school consistently ranks among the top 10 universities in the annual U.S. News & World Report survey. Penn has 12 highly-regarded schools that provide opportunities for undergraduate, graduate and continuing education, all influenced by Penn’s distinctive interdisciplinary approach to scholarship and learning.Penn offers a unique working environment within the city of Philadelphia. The University is situated on a beautiful urban campus, with easy access to a range of educational, cultural, and recreational activities. With its historical significance and landmarks, lively cultural offerings, and wide variety of atmospheres, Philadelphia is the perfect place to call home for work and play.The University offers a competitive benefits package that includes excellent healthcare and tuition benefits for employees and their families, generous retirement benefits, a wide variety of professional development opportunities, supportive work and family benefits, a wealth of health and wellness programs and resources, and much more.Posted Job TitleResearch SpecialistJob Profile TitleResearch Specialist AJob Description SummaryUnder supervision of the technical director, the research specialist will perform animal husbandry as well hormone injections for superovulations, prepare hormone dilutions, and help collect eggs or embryos for cryopreservations or micromanipulations according to the core’s SOPs.Job Description
Under supervision of the technical director, the research specialist will perform animal husbandry as well hormone injections for superovulations, prepare hormone dilutions, and help collect eggs or embryos for cryopreservations or micromanipulations according to the core’s SOPs.
Bachelor's Degree with 0-1 year of related experience in research and clinical study methodologies or an equivalent combination of education and
Office, Library, Computer Room; Requires extensive safety, Exposed to chemicals, Requires Protective devices, Alternative work schedule
Typically sitting at a desk or table; Occasional lifting 25 lb. or less, Typical Standing or walking
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.Special Requirements
Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.