[Zbrafish] Research Assistant Position - Zebrafish International Resource Center

zebrafish via zbrafish%40net.bio.net (by april from zebrafish.org)
Wed Dec 1 20:57:59 EST 2010

The Zebrafish International Resource Center located at the University
of Oregon is seeking a full-time zebrafish laboratory assistant.
Minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology, or
an equivalent Science degree.  Previous animal care experience
(preferably fish), a good understanding of genetics, and experience
with molecular biology laboratory techniques such as PCR and Gel
Electrophoresis are preferred. Primary responsibilities are zebrafish
line maintenance, including fish care, breeding, genotyping and
phenotyping. Additional duties may involve fish sperm
cryopreservation, fish shipping, feeding, and aquaculture.  A flexible
and rotating schedule including weekends and some holidays should be
expected. The position also requires management responsibilities,
basic computer skills, and general trouble-shooting skills. Additional
duties may be assigned as needed. The work requires occasional heavy
lifting, repetitive lifting of 5 to 10 lbs., and performing tasks in a
warm and humid environment. The ability to integrate into a diverse
work group is essential. Salary is commensurate with qualifications
and experience.

Applications received before 12/14/2010 will receive first
consideration. Send resume and letter of interest to Eva Quinby,
Institute of Neuroscience, 1254 University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
97403-1254 or fax (541) 346-4548. AA/EO/ADA Institution committed to
cultural diversity.

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