Posted in Research 14 days ago.
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Location: Beaverton, Oregon
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Function/Duties of Position
The Research Assistant will provide technical support for ongoing research projects investigating the effects of maternal nutrition on offspring brain development and behavior in the nonhuman primate (NHP) model, including participating in studies that require direct work with NHPs. This position requires a reliable, detail oriented individual, with animal experience. The primary goal of this position will be timely, detailed coding of behavioral videos. Assistance with temperament tests, animal transport and sedation, data and sample organization will be required. Other duties will include maintaining lab and equipment cleanliness, organization and inventories. This position may require working weekends, holidays, and extended hours at times, as required by the scope of the position.