Research Assistant (Pharmaceutical Sciences)
Summary: The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences seeks a highly motivated research assistant to provide support to faculty. This position offers opportunity for candidates who are interested in gaining research experience in pharmaceutical sciences. The specific experience and exposure may be well suited for anyone wanting to gain research experience before continuing into a graduate program, medical or pharmacy schools. The position is available immediately. The following position description details the desired characteristics for appointment to this position: Responsibilities include: (1) support of research studies pertaining to drug delivery systems such as preparation and characterization, (2) Data acquisition, storage, retrieval and basic statistical analysis, (3) maintenance of an up-to-date chemical inventory, (4) Maintenance of cells in culture, performance of cell treatment, harvesting and biochemical analysis, (5) Conduct pharmaceutical efficacy assessment studies in cell culture and animal models (6) Maintenance of a detailed laboratory record/notebook, (7) Compliance with general laboratory safety requirements.
The qualified applicant must have strong organizational skills, the ability to work independently and conduct multiple experiments simultaneously. Northeast Ohio Medical University is an AA/EEO Employer. The university has a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion and to maintaining working and learning environments that are free from all forms of discrimination. Women, individuals with disabilities, veterans and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Pay Grade: 3 Starting Hourly Rate Range: $13.18-$15.38
Hiring manager: Moses Oyewumi