Anatomy and Cell Biology

  • RESEARCH ASSISTANT
    Requisition #67985

    This Research Assistant will assist in animal care for disease models.  Animal care involves significant animal handling, animal breeding colony management, close monitoring, and implementation of a clinical plan.  Requires a Bachelor’s degree in animal husbandry, veterinary technology or other health care provider education degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Requires 0-6 months previous animal caretaking experience in a laboratory research environment, veterinary office, or animal hospital. Must be able to translate, adapt and apply that knowledge to perform beginning level research in a health science field or discipline. Excellent written and verbal skills are also required.  Desired previous research experience (3 to 5 years) includes: rodent breeding colony management; collecting tissue samples from small animals.  To apply for this position visit our website at http://jobs.uiowa.edu; requisition #67985 by December 22, 2015. 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.  Applicants’ credentials are subject to verification.

     

    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. Applicants’ credentials are subject to verification.