OPS Research Assistant
Job no: 516379
Work type: Temp Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Department:33050000 - HP-PHYSICAL THERAPY
OPS Sponsored Projects Non-ClericalJob 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 hourMinimum Requirements:
Bachelor's degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experiencePreferred 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