Biological Sciences Research Specialist Vacancy @ Ohio University

Biological Sciences Research Specialist Vacancy @ Ohio University

Applications will be accepted until midnight (Eastern Time Zone) on the ‘Posting End Date’ shown below.

Position Information

Job Title Animal Research Specialist, Biological Sciences

Applications Accepted From Public: Open to the public

Special Instructions to Applicants

Please complete the online application and attach the following required documents when prompted.

1. Resume or CV

2. A detailed cover letter describing your qualifications and the reasons why you are interested in the position for which you are applying

3. A list of at least three (3) professional references with current and complete contact details including an email address.

Review of application materials will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by January 21, 2023.

This position is eligible for the following benefits: sick leave, paid holidays, winter break closure, and retirement.

Posting Number 20165019S

Job Description

The Day laboratory in the Dept. of Biological Sciences at Ohio University seeks a lab technician. Our research involves measuring single-neuron electrical potentials in auditory areas of the brain in response to sound. The main duties of the lab technician will be: collecting electrophysiological data from rabbits during daily experiments; assisting with sterile surgical procedures on rabbits; giving rabbits post-procedural care; and managing and ordering laboratory supplies. Additional duties will include: creating microscopic slides of brain sections for histological analysis; and training undergraduate researchers. Possible duties may include: constructing an experimental apparatus for animal behavioral testing; and training rabbits on behavioral tasks.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Science or Engineering Department Biological Sciences

Pay Rate

Minimum hourly rate $12.99. Pay is commensurate with education and experience.

Posting Close Date 01/21/2023

Job Category Research at-will appointment

Months 4 month

Planning Unit College of Arts & Sciences
Work Schedule
Campus Athens

  • Expected hours worked per week 10
  • Expected duration of assignment 15 weeks, end date 5/31/23, with possibility for extension based on available funding
  • Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position. Joey Pierce, [email protected], 740-593-4565

Job Information

Employment Type part-time term

Job Family/Subfamily Research & Labs-Lab Management

Career Track & Level TAS 1

Pay Grade CA&P|12|

Applicant Documents

  • Required Documents
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Cover Letter

References

  • Optional Documents
  • Posting Specific Questions

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