Zebrafish Facility Manager opening

Chi-Bin Chien chi-bin.chien at neuro.utah.edu
Tue May 13 13:21:51 EST 2003


A group of six zebrafish laboratories at the University of Utah is 
looking for a Facility Manager to run a state-of-the art zebrafish 
facility with 5000 tanks. The responsibilities will include breeding 
and rearing of zebrafish, maintaining the facility, hiring and 
training facility staff, and interacting with scientists using the 


The successful applicant must have a bachelor's degree  or higher in 
the biological sciences, preferably with experience in animal science 
or aquaculture, and at least six years' experience in a research 
laboratory. Independent problem-solving skills, reliability, 
motivation, and strong managerial and organizational skills (including 
computer databases) are necessary. Salary will be commensurate with 
education and experience.   


The zebrafish community at the University of Utah is a thriving, 
highly interactive, and friendly group of laboratories, studying 
topics including early development, neural development, and olfaction. 
The labs meet biweekly to discuss their latest research. The 
University of Utah has a strong biomedical research community, and is 
located in a very liveable city with excellent quality of life. The 
University of Utah is an affirmative action/equal opportunity 


Job number 14143 (Senior Lab Specialist). Apply online at: 

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