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POSITION: Research Scientist
DEPARTMENT: Research & Veterinary Services
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Vice President of Research and Veterinary Services
EMPLOYMENT CLASSIFICATION: Full time, Exempt
JOB SUMMARY: Demonstrate excellent representation of the aquarium at all times through a positive, can-do attitude and a team work focused work ethic. Writes grants and secures funding for animal health related research projects focused on but not limited to immunology, neuroendocrinology, molecular and cell biology. Carries out the research in the field and laboratory and performs appropriate laboratory and statistical analyses. Relays findings in the form of scientific reports and presentations. Offers and carries out diagnostic services related to the research analyses. Serves on graduate student committees and as adjunct faculty at other institutions.
REQUIREMENTS: A Ph.D. in the biological sciences. Must have at least1- 2 years postdoctoral traineeship(s). Supervisory experience a plus. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point. Working knowledge of statistical, graphics and database programs desired. Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team, have a willingness to learn, and possess strong written and verbal communication skills.
Sea Research Foundation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
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