Anatomy and Cell Biology

  • Employment Opportunities  Anatomy & Cell Biology


    Research Assistant  

    This research assistant will conduct muscle biophysics and biochemistry experiments in a muscle biology laboratory, dissect muscle fibers, and set up and operate laboratory equipment, and record and consolidate research data.  Requires the academic knowledge of a discipline plus the ability to translate, adapt, apply the knowledge that is generally associated with a Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and progressively responsible experience, such that one can perform beginning level research in a natural or health science field or discipline.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills are required.  Highly desirable qualifications include experience with microdissection of muscle fibers (dissection of muscle fibers under the stereomicroscope).  To apply for this position visit our website at; requisition #64199.  Application deadline is April 15, 2014.  The University of Iowa is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.