Student Lab Assistant – Huisken Lab

The Organization

As an independent research organization, the Morgridge Institute for Research explores uncharted scientific territory to discover tomorrow’s cures. In affiliation with the University of Wisconsin-Madison, we support researchers who take a fearless approach to advancing human health in emerging fields such as regenerative biology, metabolism, virology and medical engineering. Through public programming, we work to inspire scientific curiosity in everyday life.

The Opportunity

The Morgridge Institute for Research and the Huisken laboratory seek a Student Lab Assistant to join our team! We are seeking a hardworking, responsible individual to help keep our wet lab and zebrafish vivarium clean and organized. The Student Lab Assistant will assist with general maintenance of the wet lab and the fish room, setting up mating cages for egg collection and sorting of eggs on a fluorescent stereoscope


Ideal candidates are students working towards a degree in biology or life sciences. Prior experience with laboratory animals or aquaculture is preferred. We are looking for a student who can work 5-10 hours per week.

To apply

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume via the link below.

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