Project Description : 

If you already applied to 3 BURA positions, you can still apply for this position by writing to us directly at email:

RE: Work Study Job in Albertson Laboratory, Biology Department

Job Title: Lab Assistant. Hours per week: 5-10, email ASAP, scheduling interviews starting 1/22

Pay rate: $11.00/hr.

This is an on campus UMASS Work Study position for Spring and/or Summer 2018.

Job Description: Feeding Fish, Cleaning Aquariums, and being responsible for maintaining animal care records for Cichlids and Zebrafish. Job includes general laboratory maintenance (dish washing, sweeping, cleaning lab benches, stocking lab supplies) and requires availability for at least an hour in the morning (between 9AM & Noon), 3-5 days a week. Weekend hours are possible, after a training period. Candidates with an interest in biological sciences, fish and aquatic species, and who are seeking a position for at least a year, are encouraged to apply! Please email:

Student Ranks Applicable: 

Hours Per Week: 


Name of Lab: 

The Albertson Lab

Contact Person: 

Mary (Dr. Packard)

Contact E-mail:

Lab website: