Neuroscience Lab Director

Job Type: 
Technician
Institution: 
Baldwin Wallace University
Job Summary: The Lab Manager is responsible for the coordination of teaching and research activities in the Neuroscience Laboratory of Baldwin Wallace University. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with University faculty, administrators, staff and students. Essential Duties, Tasks and Responsibilities: The following outlines the essential functions of the position and should not be considered a detailed description of all duties inherent in the position. • Plans, organizes, conducts and reports on a variety of research projects resulting in quality data and excellent educational experiences for undergraduates. • Supervises students, runs experiments, performs administrative tasks, assists with courses, analyzes data, prepares grant applications and manuscripts for publication and coordinates the care and use of laboratory animals. Minimum Qualifications: BS or BA in Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, or Neuroscience; strong organizational, communication and interpersonal skills; histology, cell culture and western analysis are preferred techniques. knowledge of statistics; working knowledge of various computer programs (e.g. SPSS/MathCad/SigmaPlot/GraphPad)); working knowledge of office programs, (Word, Excel); prefer knowledge of imaging programs (e.g. StereoInvestigator, ImagePro); animal handling experience. Working Conditions and Physical Demands: Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office/laboratory work environment. No or very limited physical effort required. No or very limited exposure to physical risk as long as standard safety precautions are exercised. Must pass a background check. Compensation: A competitive hourly wage plus a comprehensive benefits package that includes health and dental insurance, sick leave, vacation, holidays, short-term disability, 403 (b) retirement plan, life insurance and tuition remission benefits. Application Procedures: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. Send resume, cover letter and contact information for three professional references in one (1) Word document or one (1) PDF and submit via the To Apply link on HR’s Current Job Openings web page. http://www.bw.edu/resources/hr/jobs Baldwin Wallace University is an EEO/AA employer and educator. At BW, we support and encourage diversity in a variety of forms. We value and appreciate inclusive excellence in the classroom, within extracurricular activities, and as we engage our community partners. Learn more at Diversity Affairs - http://www.bw.edu/quickfacts/diversity/