Research Assistant II - Davis Lab

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Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Palm Beach
Categories: Biology/Life Science
Department:37045010 - SR-NEURO-DAVIS LAB

Classification Title:

Research Assistant II

Job Description:

Under minimal supervision, independently and in collaboration with others perform research and conduct a wide variety of standard laboratory procedures for projects; analyze data and interpret results; investigate, troubleshoot, and modify methods and procedures as necessary; may assist in designing experiments; may provide routine equipment maintenance as well as guidance/training to other department personnel; perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.


  • The Research Assistant II will be expected to maintain high-quality organization of all applicable data and scientific materials.
  • Meet regularly with the Principal Investigator to review generated data and discuss upcoming experimental strategy.
  • Candidates should also be able to work interactively in a highly collaborative research environment.
  • Details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.
Expected Salary:

Commensurate with experience.

Minimum Requirements:

A bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of experience; a masters degree and two or more years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

A B.S. in biomedical science is required. Preference will be given to applicants with a strong background in animal husbandry and genetics (mouse and/or Drosophila) and behavioral testing. The successful applicant may also be involved in other activities including small molecule screening and biochemical and physiological assays.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

For consideration, applicants must upload a cover letter and resume.

Please provide names and email addresses of three to five references as part of the application process. When ready, the hiring department will contact the listed references via email requesting their reference letters to be uploaded directly to the application website.

This is a time limited position.

This position is open until filled.  Application review will begin immediately.

Health Assessment Required: Yes


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