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Research Assistant

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Research Assistant
Classification Title Research Assistant
Position Number M0203553
Hours Per Week 40
Department Pathology & Lab Medicine
Campus Location Kansas City Metro
Student Position No
Position Summary

A research assistant position is available to perform reproductive biology research.

Required Qualifications

A B.S. in Biology or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous laboratory experience handling rodents and performing cell culture and routine molecular biology experiments.

Environment Laboratory
Physical Requirements Light
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

Hiring Range
EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Perform cell culture experiments with stem cells.

Description of Job Duty

Perform routine molecular biology experiments.

Description of Job Duty

Rat and mouse handling, experimental drug injection, and collection of tissue samples including different stages of embryo and conceptus.

Description of Job Duty

Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Letter of Recommendation
  3. Curriculum Vitae