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Research Assistant in Dairy Cattle Behaviour [lab_674]

  • Assist graduate students and staff on research projects involving dairy cattle
  • Animal handling and data collection;
  • Record keeping and data entry into spreadsheets;
  • Assist in feed sample processing

Preferred Qualifications

  • Background in animal, biological or veterinary science; e.g. 3rd or 4th year in Animal Biology/Science or similar academic background
  • Completed (or willingness to complete) appropriate animal care modules and workshops and lab safety training;
  • Working knowledge of Excel;
  • Experience handling animals;
  • Willingness and ability to work in a team;
  • Flexible schedule and willingness (availability) to work occasional weekends;

Preferred Hours

(It is recommended that students work no more than 10 to 15 hours per week) Up to 15 hours/week; flexible schedule

Contact Information

Trevor DeVries
Animal Bioscience
Extension: 54081

University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1