Instructional Support Assistant

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Instructional Support Assistant
Classification Title Instructional Support Assistant
Posting Number P1700077
Employer State
Position Type
Appointment Term Temporary
Salary Grade SL1

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

A lab in the department of Pharmacology and Toxicology seeks someone for a part-time position (0.20 FTE, 6-8 hours/week) to store, maintain, issue and set up specialized educational and research supplies and materials related to Drosophila strains. Instructional Support Assistant will operate such material during demonstrations and lectures or instruct faculty or students assistants in the operation of such material. In addition Instructional Support Assistant will conduct experiments, record and analyze results under the direct supervision of senior instructional personnel. Several main duties will include helping to order supplies for upkeep of fly stocks and helping with general upkeep of laboratory, making food for Drosophila, washing and autoclaving fly vials and bottles, transferring Drosophila strains on a regular basis, ensuring propagation of healthy strains from generation to generation.

Minimum Qualifications

Associates Degree

Preferred Qualifications

Experience preferably with setting up and maintaining research supplies and material related to Drosophila strains.

Physical Demands
Salary Range $16.50/hour
FTE 0.20
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information

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Contact Information

Contact's Name Satpal Singh
Contact's Title
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-829-2453

Posting Dates

Posted 06/06/2017
Deadline for Internal Applicants 06/20/2017
Deadline for External Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
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