1. Researches and collects data through complex laboratory/scientific experiments, techniques, and procedures; library research; structured interviews; or through other means for research projects. Interprets, synthesizes, and analyzes data using scientific or statistical techniques. 2. Modifies and plans research experiments, procedures, tests, or survey instruments. Assists in research design. Writes and edits material for publication and presentation. Reports on status of research activities. 3. Oversees and instructs research and support staff on technical procedures, equipment operation, and laboratory maintenance. Schedules and coordinates research activities. Sets up, operates, and maintains laboratory equipment and apparatus. Modifies equipment according to experimental specifications. 4. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. May monitor hazardous work areas and laboratory safety. Prepares related reports. May prepare financial information and monitor budgets. 5. Performs additional functions incidental to research activities.
Preferred Education: Bachelor or Master's degree in Veterinary Technology or Comparative Medicine.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelor or Master's degree in Veterinary Technology or Comparative Medicine.
Required Skill/ability 5: Highly organized, flexible and self-directed, with the ability to work independently and efficiently.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 2 MS
Required Skill/ability 3: High level knowledge of anesthesia, induction drugs and anesthetic machines and ventilators.
Work Week: Flexible or Non-Standard (for anything other than Standard)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 2
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability providing anesthesia to non human primates and rodents for PET imaging.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent organizational skills and ability to perform complex experiments from start to finish.
Required Skill/ability 2: Prior ability working with radio-pharmaceuticals.
Two years of related work experience in the same job family and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 61520BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.