Title: Research Associate
Department Org: Physiology and Pharmacology - 107530
Employee Classification: J1 - Salaried Full Time HSC
Bargaining Unit: Bargaining Unit Exempt
Primary Location: Health Science Campus College
Posted Salary: Salary commensurable based on
On Call: True
Perform various general laboratory tasks in support of the
principal investigators, postdoctoral fellows, graduate students
and senior technical personnel, including comprehensive maintenance
of laboratory facilities and training of students, postdoctoral
fellows and lab technicians.
Bachelor's degree in Neurobiology, Biology, Biochemistry or related
2 years of post-graduate science-related experience in a
neuroscience, biology, biochemistry or related scientific lab,
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English,
Ability to work cooperatively with a multidisciplinary research
Ability to perform duties with initiative and independence, under
general guidance from the PI, required.
Ability to perform complex calculations, database searches and data
Experience with western blot and genotyping protocols,
Experience installing, maintaining and troubleshooting equipment,
Small animal handling experience, preferred.
Conditions of Employment:
All UToledo employees on all campuses, including those working on
campus and working remotely, are required to be fully vaccinated
against Covid-19, or have an approved exemption.
To promote the highest levels of health and well-being, the
University of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free. To further this
effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus Medical
Center is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free.
Pre-employment health screening requirements will include cotinine
(nicotine) testing, as well as drug and other required health
screenings for the position. With the exception of positions within
University of Toledo Main Campus and the University of Toledo
College of Medicine and Life Sciences, the employment offer is
conditional upon successful completion of a cotinine test and
Occupational Health clearance.
Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative
action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in
employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of
race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual
orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran
status, disability, familial status, or political
The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally
diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and
working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages
applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities,
dual-career professionals and covered veterans.
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individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to
complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please
contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the
hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation
Computer access is available at most public libraries and at the
Office of Human Resources located in the Center for Administrative
Support on the Main Campus of the University of Toledo.
Advertised: 02 Oct 2023 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 23 Oct 2023 Eastern Daylight Time