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Research Apprentice

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Faculty Rank or Job Title Research Apprentice
Job Category: Research
Department Pharmacology & Toxicology-SOM
Equity & Inclusion No.: 17H094
Position FTE


Minimum Annual or Hourly Rate $8.15/hr.
Salary Band: RS H01
Job Summary/Basic Function:

To conduct scientific experiments, to include working with mice.

Minimum Qualifications

2 years of college towards a scientific degree

Preferred Qualifications

Laboratory courses

Essential Functions and percent of time:

95% Conducting research, helping with overall laboratory maintenance (e.g., making up stock solutions, helping to clean and sterilize tissue incubators).

5% Analyzing data

Essential Functions and percent of time (cont'd):
Non-Essential Functions and percent of time:
Working Conditions

Will be working with potentially hazardous biological samples (e.g., human blood/urine).

Special contract terms and conditions of complainant apply. Length of contract is six months, renewable, contingent upon funding.

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Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Date 03/03/2017
First Consideration Date: 04/10/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this position at Wright State University? Please select an answer below:
    • Referred by personal contact
    • Job/Career Fair
    • Wright State University Careers website
    • LinkedIn
    • Twitter
    • Dayton Daily News
    • Dayton Weekly
    • HERC (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Local Newspapers
    • Other
  2. * Do you have at least 2 years of college towards a scientific degree?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV