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Kansas State University
Posted: 04/22/2021
Research Assistant (Diagnostic Medicine / Pathobiology)

Research Assistant (Diagnostic Medicine / Pathobiology)

Department: 3670080040 Diagnostic Medicne Pathobiolog

Job no: 510053

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Manhattan, Kansas

Categories: Research / Scientific / Grants, Veterinary Medicine

Pay Grade: 06B

About this Role:

The Department of Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology with the College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking applicants for a Research Assistant. This position will assist in performing research in a laboratory.

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion. The University actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the

Duties / Responsibilities:

• Will assist with veterinary parasitology research under the direction and in the research laboratory of Dr. Jesudoss Chelladurai. They will perform laboratory assays, gather and analyze experimental data, help in the upkeep of the lab and assist with routine lab duties. Adequate training will be provided to help perform assays and experiments. They will also meet and discuss research assignments with the supervisor at regular intervals.

• Assist with fulfillment of a contractual research agreement in the Small Animal Clinic and Gait Analysis laboratory of the Veterinary Health Center. They will perform screening of previously identified candidates for inclusion into the research study, be responsible for patient visit protocols including blood sampling, clinical assessment, data entry, and gait analysis, and for monitoring patient compliance to protocols for the study duration. Training will be provided for all details of the project.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Qualifications:

• Previous laboratory experience

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit an application along with a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.

Screening of Applications Begins:

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Salary Range / Pay Rate:

$ 36,300 - $ 37,000 annual salary

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

Advertised: Dec 16, 2020

Application Closes: Open until filled

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