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This is a part-time position primarily focused on fish pathology and histology. The job will entail assembling and conducting a metal exposure study with zebrafish and the employee will be responsible for maintenance of the experimental fish, project management, and associated write -ups. In addition, the employee will assist with sample preparation, pathology consultation, histological analysis, and lab necropsies.
Work requires an Associate's degree in botany, biology, zoology, psychology or other science related scientific field.
None required above education/training requirement OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
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