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Research Technician (Temporary/Part Time)

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Position Details

Position Information

Title Research Technician (Temporary/Part Time)
Department Ecology & Evolutionary Biology (0420)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

A temporary Research Technician position is available to assist in the laboratory of Dr Anna Dornhaus at the University of Arizona.

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Duties & Responsibilities

This job will include installing, testing, and running the ABCTracker software; performing video analysis and archiving; computer maintenance; helping our collaborators produce instructions and tutorials for the ABCTracker and associated methods; some ant experiments and feeding.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications

Please see Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications below.

Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Four years research experience appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Excellent record keeping expected
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent hands-on skills in video analysis and archiving
  • Strongly self-motivated
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 10
Job Category Temporary and Part-time
Benefits Eligible No
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $10.82 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S22456
Number of Vacancies One
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Anna Dornhaus
dornhaus@email.arizona.edu

Open Date 11/29/2016
Review Start Date 12/05/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

Please include the name and contact information for at least three references as part of your application.

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Supplemental Questions

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  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
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    • Arizona Republic
    • ArizonaDiversity.com
    • Careerbuilder.com
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
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    • Indeed.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
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    • LinkedIn
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    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in a field appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Four years research experience appropriate to the area of assignment; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents