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Scripps Florida Research Assistant II - Davis Lab in Jupiter, Florida

less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Scripps Research, one of the world's largest independent non-profit research facilities, stands at the forefront of basic biomedical science, a vital segment of medical research that seeks to comprehend the most fundamental processes of life.less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Scripps Research is currently seeking a Research Assistant II for its Florida facility. The selected candidate will plan and conduct complex or novel research projects that involve non-routine procedures, the development of new or improved techniques, and perform a thorough data analysis and interpretation of results. less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanul>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">The successful candidate will assist in designing experiments, operate sophisticated scientific lab equipment, and may pursue a research project solely and/or in collaboration with other lab members. less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">The individual may supervise or provide work direction and training to other lab members, and perform other related duties, tasks and responsibilities as required or assigned. less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">The specific research projects will include high throughput and high content, cell-based screening for compounds that alter the physiology and function of neurons. less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">The screens and related experiments are designed to discover probes and therapeutics for neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric disorders.less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less than/li>less than/ul>less thanstrong>Requirements:less than/strong>less thanul>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Requires a Bachelor's degree in a relevant scientific discipline along with 3-5 years of work-related experience, or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skill and abilities have been attained. less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less than/li>less thanli>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">Candidates possessing a Master's degree must have 2+ years of work-related experience.less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less than/li>less than/ul>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.less than/span>less than/span>less than/span>less thanbr>less thanbr>less thanspan style="font-size: 11pt;">less thanspan style="line-height: 107%;">less thanspan style="font-family: Calibri,sans-serif;">REQ# 574less

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