University of Kansas Lab Assistant in Lawrence, Kansas

Position Overview

Laboratory Assistant

Job Description

Job Duties: 1. Washing glassware. 2. Preparation of microbiological culture media. 3. Preparation of sterile supplies and general lab solutions and reagents.

Required Qualifications

*Required Qualifications: * 1. KU student enrolled in at least 6 credit hours.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications: 1. Previous lab experience is a plus, but training will be provided 2. Biology/Chemistry major

Additional Candidate Instruction

Specific Detailed Application Instructions for this Position: A complete electronic application will include a resume, cover letter, and the names and contact information for three references.

Contact Information to Applicants

Dr Berl Oakley, 785-864-8170


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Auto req ID: 7349BR

Posting Title: Lab Assistant

Department: Higuchi Biosciences Center

Location/Division: Lawrence

FTE: .25

Reg/Temp: Temporary

Employee Class: S-Student

Work Schedule: Flexible - Up to 15 hours per week

Advertised Salary Range: 8.50 to 9.50

Application Review Begins: 02-Nov-2016

Anticipated Start Date: 07-Nov-2016