MED-Ophthalmology: Laboratory Aide

DEPARTMENT: MED-Ophthalmology

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Fall 2017

Lab assistant position available in a physiology lab that studies the light responses of the mouse retina. Duties include making solutions, aliquotting solutions, maintaining lab equipment and supplies inventory. Learn a variety of techniques including handling mice, tissue harvesting, sample preparation, genotyping, immunohistochemistry staining, imaging utilizing a confocal microscopy and basic physiology. 2 positions are available.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2017-18 academic year.

One year of relevant coursework with lab experience required; must also sufficient basic chemistry and math skills to make solutions.

PAY RATE:  $11.00/hr

CONTACT NAME:  Susan Wohlgenant

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER:  312-503-0857

CONTACT EMAIL: susan.wohlgenant@northwestern.edu