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Research Assistant (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory)
Kansas State University

  • Aug. 15, 2017
 
  • Research Assistant (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory)
  • Kansas State University
    Manhattan, KS
    United States
 
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
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  • Research Scientist/Associate
  • Veterinary Medicine - General
    Animal Sciences
    Molecular Biosciences/Microbiology
 
 
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The Kansas State Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (KSVDL) is seeking applicants for a Research Assistant. The person in this position will perform histology duties related to service and research. Duties will included trimming (grossing) of fixed biopsy and necropsy tissues, embedding tissues in paraffin wax, cutting tissues on a microtome and preparing glass slides of the tissues in accordance with those QA/QC guidelines of an AAVLD accredited laboratory. Also, routine filing of slides, tissue blocks, data entry, operating and maintaining automated histology equipment, immunohistochemical staining, disposing of tissues and updating standard operating procedures. Significant attention must be given to the KSVDL QMS (Quality Management System) and subsequent compliance.

Required Minimum Qualifications:     
Bachelor’s degree in microbiology, biology, chemistry, animal science or other related fields. Eight years of histology laboratory experience may be substituted for education as determined relevant by the agency.

Preferred Qualifications:     
Certification in histotechnology, ASCP ; histology experiences. Familiarity with laboratory tests and procedures, working knowledge of chemistry, familiarity with animal diseases, interest in animals, a good team player and knowledge of safe laboratory practices.

 
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