We are seeking a highly motivated individual to assist complex animal research to include: conducting experiments according to standard protocols and procedures, administration of medication and treatments, processing blood samples, maintaining detailed experimental records, data management, working with trainees on experimental protocols, and maintaining laboratory supplies. Job duties and responsibilities include:
Assisting with administrative duties including but not limited to data entry as well as ordering and restocking of study supplies.
Working closely with other research staff, investigators, and OHSU veterinarians in coordinating and adhering to research protocols for all animal projects including preparing study subjects, conducting surgeries, collection & processing of blood and tissue samples, preparation of research equipment, and data collection.
Assisting with laboratory assays.
Bachelor's Degree with major courses in field of research /No Experience or an Associate's Degree and 3 years of relevant experience
Experience with large and/or small animal protocols
Proficient knowledge of MS Word and MS Excel and ability to learn new programs
Strong organizational skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Meticulous detail to data and study procedures
Ability to prioritize work demands and trouble shoot
Ability to work independently or in a team in a multi-task environment
Perform work in a laboratory setting, with potential risk of exposure to infectious agents, chemicals, dry ice, and liquid nitrogen
Basic wet lab experience ELISAs, Luminex, RT-PCR
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