Research Assistant University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism The University of Cincinnati, founded in 1819, is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Cincinnati, Ohio. The university boasts a student body of over 43,000 enrolled in over 370 programs of study and is the region’s largest employer with over 15,000 faculty, staff and student workers. The University of Cincinnati embraces diversity and inclusion as core values and seeks to empower all members of the university community. The College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism is currently accepting applications for a full-time, research assistant position. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities. Essential Function Click Enter to preview the description of Essential FunctionPreview Applies professional knowledge, skills, and training to help conduct experimental research work in metabolism. Primary Duties Click Enter to preview the description of Primary DutiesPreview
- Care and maintenance of Research animal colony (mice), including breeding and handling.
- Performs experiments according to research protocols and safety guidelines.
- Reliably records and reports data with a high degree of accuracy.
- Interprets and assists in judging validity of data.
- Responsible for successfully completing assigned tasks in a timely manner
Click Enter to preview the description of Minimum RequirementsPreviewBachelor’s degree in a profession/field or equivalent level of knowledge.
- Strong interest in learning new protocols and techniques.
- Communicates and works well in a team environment.
- Experience and knowledge of animal husbandry, handling, and necropsy.
- Experience in molecular and cell biology techniques and protocols.
This position will be a professional position paid at an hourly rate.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP). The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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Founded in 1819 as Cincinnati College, it is the oldest institution of higher education in Cincinnati and has an annual enrollment of over 44,000 students, making it the second largest university in Ohio and one of the 50 largest universities in the United States.
Location/Region: Cincinnati, OH