Research Technician I (Pharmacology and Toxicology)(Part Time)(Temporary)

Tucson, AZ
Apr 25, 2021
Employment Type
Part Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:



Pharmacology and Toxicology

Department Website Link:


UAHS - Tucson


1703 E. Mabel, Tucson, AZ 85721 USA

Position Highlights:

The research laboratory of Dr. Catharine Smith in the department of Pharmacology and Toxicology seeks a part-time temporary Research Technician I to assist with research. This temporary position will end August 20, 2021. The selected candidate must have a good working knowledge of mass spectrometry and protein isolation.

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, vision, life insurance and disability programs; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Sets up and performs a variety of lab research tests. Records results, makes observations, analyzes data and interprets results.
  • Cleans, sterilizes, operates, and maintains research equipment.
  • Coordinates the acquisition of lab supplies.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Prior work experience not required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent learning attained through experience may be required.

Preferred Qualifications:

*Bachelor's degree - Biological Science or related field. *Some experience in research lab. *Must have a good working knowledge of mass spectrometry and protein isolation. *1-2 years' research lab experience.



Full Time/Part Time:

Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:


Job FTE:


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Job Category:


Benefits Eligible:

Yes - Limited Benefits

Rate of Pay:

$12.15 - $15.00

Compensation Type:

hourly rate



Career Stream and Level:


Job Family:

Research & Lab

Job Function:


Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:


Target Hire Date:


Expected End Date:


Contact Information for Candidates:

Cathy Smith |[email protected]

Open Date:


Open Until Filled:


Documents Needed to Apply:

Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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