UNIVERSITY OF IOWA RESEARCH INTERN in IOWA CITY, Iowa

RESEARCH INTERNRequisition # 159Position BasicsAdvertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is FilledAdvertising Started on:Thursday, June 1st, 2017College:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:Anatomy & Cell BiologySalarySalary:$28,550.00 - $30,000.00Position DetailsFull/Part Time Status:Full TimePercent Time:100%Position Description:TThe purpose of the position is to conduct research in a developmental research laboratory investigating the molecular and cellular mechanisms that regulate morphogenesis during developmentDuties include: Maintaining zebrafish fish stocks and performing genotyping; performing experiments using genetic, genomic, cellular, biochemical and in vivo imaging techniques in zebrafish embryos; keeping detailed written and organized records of experimental design, protocols, computer data analysis and raw data; and, maintaining laboratory and experimental records.Education Requirement:Requires a Bachelor's degree in a biomedical related science or an equivalent combination of education and progressively responsible experience in a molecular and cell biology related field.Required Qualifications:Familiarity with basic cell and molecular biology techniques such as DNA plasmid preparation, and PCR.Strong interpersonal skills with a strong work ethic are required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.US citizenship or permanent residency.Desirable Qualifications:Prior experience in a basic science research lab is desired.Online Application Required DocumentsResumeTo start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationContact:Mary M Beckler - mary-beckler@uiowa.eduCmed-Anatomy & Cell BiologyBOWEN SCIENCE BUILDING51 NEWTON RD1-100A BSBIOWA CITY, IA 52242Phone: 319-335-7755The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies. For additional information on nondiscrimination policies, contact the Coordinator of Title IX and Section 504, and the ADA in The Office of Equal Opportunity and Diversity, 319/335-0705 (voice) or 319/335-0697 (text), The University of Iowa, 202 Jessup Hall, Iowa City, Iowa, 52242-1316.Persons with disabilities may contact University Human Resources/Faculty and Staff Disability Services, (319) 335-2660 or fsds@uiowa.edu, to inquire or discuss accommodation needs.Prospective employees may review the University Campus Security Policy and the latest annual crime statistics by contacting the Department of Public Safety at 319/335-5022.The University of Iowa prohibits discrimination in employment or in its educational programs and activities on the basis of race, national origin, color, creed, religion, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preference. The University also affirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities and equal access to University facilities. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply for all employment vacancies.