The Department of Neuroscience seeks a motivated and
detail-oriented Laboratory Specialist to perform and assist with
laboratory management and experimental procedures in the laboratory
of Dr. Alban Gaultier. The incumbent will be responsible for
conducting animal husbandry, assisting in animal behavior
experiments, tissue culture, ordering lab supplies and maintaining
Qualified candidates must have a bachelor's degree in Biology,
Microbiology, Immunology, Neuroscience or a related field and at
least three years of experience working in a laboratory setting,
which may include experience gained while a student. Six years of
experience may be accepted in lieu of degree. The successful
candidate should also possess excellent written and oral
communication skills and be motivated to learn new laboratory
techniques and skills. Qualified candidates will also possess
strong problem-solving skills and be able to work independently and
as part of a team. Preference will be given to candidates with a
strong background in animal husbandry, flow cytometry, and/or
This is a restricted position; continuation is dependent on
funding and satisfactory performance.
Priority application review will begin May 7, 2021, but the
position will remain open until filled.
EXTENAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the
following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs,
and search for requisition # R0023390. Complete an application
online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact
information for three references (name, email address, telephone
number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be
uploaded in the "Resume" box. The successful candidate will pass a
criminal background check.
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: Please apply through your Workday Home
page, search "Find Jobs", and search for requisition #R0023390.
Complete an application online and attach a cover letter,
CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name,
email address, telephone number, address). Please note that
multiple documents can be uploaded in the "Resume" box. The
successful candidate will pass a criminal background check.
For further information regarding this position, please contact
Dr. Alban Gaultier at email@example.com.
For questions regarding the application process, please contact
Michelle Williams, Faculty Search Advisor, at
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Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences
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