Research Assistant II- Disney Lab

 
  • University of Florida
  • United States
  • May 18, 2024
Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Classification Title:

Research Assistant II

Job Description:

The Research Assistant II under general supervision, independently and in collaboration with others, will perform research for projects; may provide interpretation and initial analysis of results; may investigate, troubleshoot and modify methods and procedures; may assist in designing experiments; perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.

Job Duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Identify laboratory materials and supplies required for experiments and initiate orders via myMarketplace.
  • Conduct experiments in the lab including Cell cultures and biochemical assays.
  • Discuss data and other matters with the PI and participate in laboratory meetings.
  • Analyze and document data relating to above experiments for discussion with PI and readiness for publication; contribute to writing of manuscripts on data generated.
  • General lab maintenance, including cleaning laboratory instruments and equipment and organizing and maintaining lab storage, samples and specimens while following all health and safety regulations.
Expected Salary:

Commensurate with Experience.

Minimum Requirements:

A bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of experience; a masters degree and two or more years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in a research environment including the ability to follow research protocols and record research data, etc.
  • Ability to prioritize based on deadlines.
  • Effective and proven communication skills.
Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

Please provide names and email addresses of three to five references as part of the application process. When ready, the hiring department will contact the listed references via email requesting their reference letters to be uploaded directly to the application website.

This position is open until filled. Application review will begin May 24,2024.

This is a time-limited position.

Health Assessment Required: Yes