MED-Cancer Center: Research Aide 2

DEPARTMENT: MED-Cancer Center

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Winter 2018

Assist with laboratory duties in a basic research laboratory setting for the Mouse Histology & Phenotyping Lab in the Lurie Cancer Center. Duties include general lab orderliness, slide and cassette preparation, immunohistochemistry prep work, administrative duties such as tracking and ordering supplies, emailing, reagent preparations, and other general lab duties. 

The position is based on the Chicago campus in the Lurie Cancer Center. We will pay 1 hour of travel time for each shuttle round-trip to partially compensate for time spent taking the intercampus shuttle bus between the Evanston and Chicago campuses.

We are looking for 8-10 hours per week (9:00am-5:00pm). Hours scheduled are flexible. Two positions available.

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QUALIFICATIONS:

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

  • Strong computer and communication skills are required.
  • Familiarity with laboratory setting preferred and ability to work with little supervision required.
  • Quick learner and resourceful are skills that are highly valued and needed. 
  • Dependability and the ability to work independently are essential.

PAY RATE: $11.00/hr

CONTACT NAME: Katherine A. Gruner

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 312-503-2695

CONTACT EMAIL: k-gruner@northwestern.edu