Job Information

University Of Vermont Academic Lab Assistant in Burlington, Vermont

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title Academic Lab Assistant

Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.

Posting Summary

Assist to facilitate and instruct multiple sections of general Biology/BioCore laboratories or recitation. Prepare for lab/recitation, conduct lab/recitation sections, and hold office hours. Attend course training and weekly TA meetings, grade student work, and assist with the course exam proctoring and grading. Support Laboratory Coordinator with course preparation and execution.

Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

Bachelor’s degree in Biology or related field and prior classroom or research experience with basic biology laboratory methods required.

Desirable Qualifications

Prior teaching experience desirable.

Other Information

Applicants are asked to apply online. Please provide a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.

The College of Arts and Sciences ( CAS ) at the University of Vermont welcomes difference, values collaboration, encourages debate, and stands for integrity, service, and academic excellence. We are dedicated to the rigorous pursuit, understanding, and dissemination of knowledge through the process of discovery, the creation of art, and the practice of teaching. We provide an integrated and engaging multidisciplinary experience that generates creativity, critical thought, effective communication, and a practiced commitment to serve the pressing needs of society and the natural world.

For more information about the College of Arts & Sciences ( CAS ), please visit the CAS website,

This is a full-time 9-month, 1.0 FTE position with term dates 8/16 – 5/15 to align with the academic year.

Special Conditions A probationary period may be required, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, Bargaining unit position, Background Check required for this position

FLSA Non-Exempt

Payband Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 30000.00

Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 57000.00

Staff Hiring Band

Union Position Yes, UVMSU ($20 minimum hourly rate)

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.

Job Open Date 05/26/2023

Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.)

Open Until Filled No

Position Information

Position Title Lab Research Technician

Posting Number S4374PO

Department Biology/52060

Position Number 014823

Employee FTE 1.0

Employee Term 9

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application

    Optional Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae

  • Other Document (1)

  • Other Document (2)

  • Other Document (3)