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Research Neuroscientist (Non-Human Primates)- NIH- Bethesda, MD

Kelly Services
Bethesda, MD 20814
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with one of the most prestigious research organizations in the world. We are currently seeking a Research Neuroscientist (Non-Human Primates) with the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.

This is a long-term contract position which offers:

- Competitive salary with comprehensive benefit package

- Opportunity to work at NIH, the world's foremost medical research center

- Learn more about what Kelly can do for you at

TASKS. The contractor shall:

+ Train staff in specialized laboratory techniques, procedures and laboratory safety.

+ Maintain awareness of current research projects to determine research assistance and information support.

+ Interact with students, post-doctoral fellows and non-doctoral research technicians on experimental design and laboratory-based methodologies.

+ Provide mentoring to post-baccalaureate students in the research group.

+ Evaluate and interpret computer analysis of research data and prepares data for publication.

+ Cross-reference research data and conduct comparative analysis.

+ Perform laboratory experiments in support of research programs and projects.

+ Interpret experimental techniques and procedures; prepare reports on data results.

+ Conduct research, including planning and conducting experiments and data analysis in the Laboratory.

+ Prepare draft written descriptions of the analysis procedures, findings, limitations, and proposals for follow-up experiments.

+ Perform, repeat, and design new experiments with all necessary controls.

+ Develop strategies with supervisor and other laboratory personnel to plan subsequent experiments.

+ Maintain clear and accurate records of laboratory work in defined notebooks and convert those records to electronic records as appropriate.

+ Maintain and update laboratory notebooks and databases that includes a daily record of experiments, description of the overall analysis plan for each experiment, experimental methods/analysis plans, and results of experiments.

+ Review all records and make necessary notations before submitting them for interpretation.

+ Operate and perform quality control on a variety of laboratory equipment.

+ Prepare, maintain, document and operate research tools, instruments, and technologies.

+ Calibrate laboratory instruments used to perform tests, analyses, and other laboratory procedures.

+ Procure and maintain laboratory supplies, including chemicals, biological materials, liquid nitrogen, etc.

+ Attend and present data at laboratory and/or national scientific meetings.

+ Draft and produce reports, briefings and other materials for discussion with staff.

+ Prepare abstracts and manuscripts based on study data and experimental findings to be presented at scientific meetings and/or publication in scientific journals.

+ Attend conferences and seminars; read literature to remain current in related information.

REQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:

+ Masters degree in Biology or other related Life Sciences field.

+ Minimum of two (2) years of related experience in neuroscience research.

+ Experience with non-human primate animal handling.

+ Experience in educating others in basic scientific principles, concepts, and theories.

+ Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) and databases and data management tools.

+ Strong communication skills, both oral and written.

+ Excellent analytical, organizational and time management skills.

+ Ability to multi-task and pay close attention to detail.

When you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position.

Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.

As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.

It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Looking to connect with premier government agencies or the top 25 federal government contractors? Kelly Government offers a variety of full-time, project (SOW), seasonal, and surge support opportunities in science, engineering, technical, professional, and administrative support roles. Our experts will find you the opportunity that fits your schedule and interests and handle the details of transferring and processing all levels of security clearances. Its just another way we make the job search work for you.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. (


Posted: 2022-07-20 Expires: 2022-08-20

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