Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
The Institute for Quantitative Health Science & Engineering (IQ) is seeking a Research Assistant in the Park Lab. The lab focuses on understanding fundamental principles that underlie tissue regeneration in a live animal by using in vivo imaging with multiphoton laser microscopy.
Job duties include, but are not limited to;
Conducting experiments, collecting data, and analyzing data
Caring for animals on a daily basis (Genotyping, mouse colony maintenance)
Maintaining proper records including regulatory documents (IACIC, IRB, etc)
Communicating with the principal investigator and staff concerning the status of the research
Assists and advises other lab members in test methodologies
Orders supplies, works with vendors, and helps maintain lab inventory and functions
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in the specific field of research employment or other related science fields; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in standard laboratory procedures and safety requirements and performing analytical and research techniques in an area related to research being performed; may require software specific to the area of research; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The position may require special licensing or certification in the field related to the area of employment.
Experience with Molecular biology (PCR, IHC, and FACS); mouse handling and mouse colony maintenance; and excellent oral and written communication skills are preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.
Required Application Materials
Please submit a cover letter, CV, names and contact information of five references.
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