1) Under direct supervision of the PI and Section Administrator, the Research Support Assistant provides technical support for research operations by performing basic research techniques in current projects involving head and neck cancer. Â
2) Follows prescribed procedures to collect time-sensitive laboratory samples; tracks surgery schedule, identifying research participants and collecting samples from OR for these patients.
3) Interacts with clinical research coordinators, nurses, and other clinical staff to coordinate efficient sample collection.
4) Helps process research samples utilizing routine research methods to achieve established research objectives.
5) Follows protocol to ship research specimen as needed.
6) Follows prescribed procedures to collect research data.
7) Follows prescribed procedures to keep meticulous records of samples or data collected.
8) Organizes data into professional format, summarizes results, and presents data to PI.
9) Consents research subjects.
1) Basic knowledge in relevant scientific field
2) Knowledge of research techniques or methods
3) Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures
4) Problem-solving skills
5) Attention to detail
6) Organizational skills
7) Ability to learn new research techniques or methods
8) Ability to work independently and as part of a team
9) Knowledge of Microsoft Office
10) Analytical skills
11) Verbal and written communication skills
Preferred Qualifications Education 1) Bachelor's Degree in relevant field
Experience 1) Minimum of 1 year of experience in relevant field
1) Resume 2) Cover Letter 3) Reference Contact Information
NOTE:Â When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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