Student Research Assistant


Offre publiée le 2023-09-01

McGill University

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Applicants from a range of backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate should display a high degree of attention to detail, organizational skills, work well independently and with other lab members. Previous experience in a laboratory setting is an asset. Previous experience working with mice is not necessary, but willingness to be trained and working responsibly with mice is. Will be encouraged to learn about the pathways regulating appetite and energy expenditure and be an active participant in lab meetings and journal clubs. Hourly Salary: $18.00 Hours per Week: 10 (Part time) Location: MUHC-GLEN Supervisor: Professor Position Start Date: 2023-08-14 Position End Date: 2024-01-06 Deadline to Apply: 2023-09-07 This position is covered by the Association of McGill University Research Employees (AMURE) collective agreement. McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated groups to self-identify. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, .