OPS Research Assistant

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Apr 17, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 516379
Work type: Temp Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:33050000 - HP-PHYSICAL THERAPY

Classification Title:

OPS Sponsored Projects Non-Clerical

Job Description:

The selected candidate(s) will perform histology including tissue cutting and mounting; microscopy; immunohistochemistry; data analyses; assisting with care of laboratory animals; ordering of laboratory supplies.

The work will be conducted in a busy research laboratory, working alongside graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. The ability to work well in a team setting is essential. The position will involve working with laboratory mice and/or rats, in studies of brain and spinal cord neuroplasticity and rehabilitation.

Expected Salary:

$15.00 per hour

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with histology and routine laboratory work is preferred, but not required. We will provide training to enthusiastic and motivated individuals. Students taking a “gap year” between undergraduate work and professional school are encouraged to apply.

Ability to work well in a team research setting.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

This recruitment will hire up to two qualified individuals.

Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US.

This is a time-limited position.

Health Assessment Required:


Advertised: 15 Apr 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 24 Apr 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

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