Part-Time Research Assistant, Biology

us: Part-Time Research Assistant, Biology [Duties: The Tracey lab is looking to hire a post-graduate for a part-time position (29 hours per week). Maintain Drosophila (fruit fly) stocks. Monitor health of stock; determine cause of unhealthy stock and administer proper care procedures accordingly. Master genetic characteristics of each strain; monitor and remember culture conditions from one generation of stock to the next. Maintain records of stock maintenance. Order lab supplies, clean and maintain glassware, prepare stock solutions, and interact with other laboratory personnel to play a supportive role. The stock keeping aspect of the job is an odd mix of tedious, repetitive work and the need to pay attention. During the transfer to fresh media, each fly stock is visually inspected throug... | Minimum Requirements: REQUIRED: High school diploma or GED . Must be able to follow written instructions and keep accurate records. Must be responsible and attentive to detail. Good organizational skills are necessary. Decision making skills necessary since this position operates under very limited supervision. Good judgment is absolutely essential | Preferred Requirements: BA or BS in a science-related field] / Indiana University Bloomington (IU Bloomington); Bloomington, Indiana, United States / deadline September 30