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Job ID: 128050

Research Associate
Western University of Health Sciences


Date Posted Aug. 23, 2019
Title Research Associate
University Western University of Health Sciences
Pomona, CA, United States
Department College of Veterinary Medicine
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Research Scientist/Associate
  • Biology - General
 
 

Please Apply at: https://jobs.westernu.edu/postings/14038

To provide technical support to faculty researchers and contribute to the practical training of research trainees for the College of Veterinary Medicine Laboratory.

Essential Job Functions
Research Associate:
1. To provide technical support for research by faculty members in the College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM), as assigned based on funding and needs. Specific tasks will include:

  • Assistance in planning, ordering and monitoring supplies for assigned projects
  • Assist in data collection, as assigned by the Principal Investigator
  • Prepare inventories of samples and monitor storage conditions
  • Write Standards Of Procedures relevant to assigned projects
  • Record data and assist with the preparation of Materials and Methods and Results sections in reports and/or manuscripts derived from assigned projects
  • Maintain and expand skills in cellular and biology research methodology as required to meet the research needs of the CVM
  • Provide progress updates to the Associate Dean for Research or his/her designee

2. To assist in the research training of veterinary students and other research trainees mentored by CVMfaculty members, in the laboratory setting.

3. To participate in the maintenance of research laboratory and equipment

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Individuals must possess knowledge, as well as the following skills and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities.

  • Basic and advanced laboratory knowledge & skills. Proficiency in cellular and molecular biology research methodology (cell isolation, culture, banking, spectrophotometry, ELISA, Flow cytometry, DNA/RNAisolation, Western blots, confocal imaging, real-time PCR), in vivo experimentation
  • Basic skills in the use of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.
  • Ability for problem solving research methodology, and attention to detail.
  • Knowledge of medical and science terminology.

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1. Education: BS or Masters degree in Biology, Animal Science, Bio-Chemistry, Chemistry, or related fields.

2. Experience: Previous experience in cellular and molecular biology research

Salary will be commensurate with advanced research training and experience.

Apply at: https://jobs.westernu.edu/postings/14038

Job Type: Full-time


 
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Contact Information

 
  • CVM Office for Research
    College of Veterinary Medicine
    Western University of Health Sciences
    Pomona, CA
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  • CVMResearch@westernu.edu

 

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