Join the HJF Team!
HJF is seeking an Animal Neurobehaviorist to support the Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton (NAMRU-D) located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH in Dayton, Ohio. HJF Provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to NAMRU-D. Responsibilities are to provide Environmental Health Effects Laboratory support.
The Animal Neurobehaviorist must have Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work cooperatively in a team environment but also self-motivated and capable of working independently and with others. Proficiency in the use of common statistical analysis software, to include SigmaPlot, SPSS and SAS. Must be willing and able to work nontraditional hours such as evening, nights and some weekends during periods of data collection.
Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Biological Sciences, or an area of study related to animal neurobehavioral research
Minimum Experience: At least 2 years of experience working in a research environment involved in animal data collection.
Physical Capabilities: Requires long periods of working in a laboratory setting and/or at a computer; may lift materials weighing no more than 30 lbs.
Security Clearance: This is a Position of Trust. Must submit to and be able to complete a background investigation. U.S. citizenship required.
Work Environment: Office and laboratory environment.
Supervisory: Yes, as needed
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.