Job Description

Requisition Number 04284
Department Name: Immunology and Microbiology - CA
Position Type: Full Time
Position Title Research Assistant III
Position Summary:

This position is available for a person with training in behavioral techniques to join a multidisciplinary effort to study the neuro-biological and neuro-immunological bases of drug addiction. The project will involve behavioral methods such as drug self-administration among others, and neurochemical techniques.

Will assist in designing experiments, may supervise or provide work direction and training to a small staff of professional-level employees and perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned.  

Location: California
Additional Information:

This position involves small laboratory animal handling.

Physical Requirements:

Details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant scientific discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skill and abilities have been attained. Requires a minimum of 5 years experience. Candidates possessing a Master’s degree, 3+ years experience required.
Must be highly motivated, able to work semi-independently, and have a strong background in behavioral neuroscience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: Salary is commensurate with experience.
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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