Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
Sets up and performs experiments, interacting as needed with other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
Collects and analyzes data. Examines a range of conditions to identify optimal methods and validates these results to generate protocols.
Provides regular oral reports on progress. Assists with preparation of written reports, manuscripts and other documents.
Analyzes and maintains data and/or specimens. Conducts literature reviews.Â Assists with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
Installs, sets up and performs experiments; interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
Performs other related work as needed.
Degree in the biological sciences or related fields.
Prior experience with digital image analysis and 3D reconstruction.
Familiarity with standard laboratory equipment and data analysis software.
Analytical and problem-solving skills.
Attention to detail and organizational skills.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.Â
Moderate physical activity which includes reaching for materials, carrying materials, safe handling and manipulation of chemicals and biological materials according to approved protocols, writing, computer use, standing at the bench, and bending at the waist/crouching to access certain pieces of equipment.
Requires the ability to stand for long periods of time, very good manual dexterity and the ability to perform fine motor tasks.Â
Weekend/Evening hours are occasionally needed.
Resume or CV (required)Â
Â Cover Letter (required)
List of 2 references (required)
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