Process biological samples in accordance with established protocols
Help monitor compliance with institutional, state, and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives and mandates
Collect and maintain data and/or specimens
Assist with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents
Order equipment and supplies.
General lab maintenance: maintain lab stock, manage chemical inventory and safety records, and provide general lab support as needed.
May orient or coordinate the work of research support staff and students.
May assist in recruiting and scheduling research subjects; assisting with developing or amending study protocols; assisting with developing data collection tools; assisting with building databases; and providing general administrative support.
Setting up and performing experiments; interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
Maintain records of all the reagents and protocols being used.
Maintains technical and administrative support for a research project.
Analyzes and maintains data and/or specimens. Conducts literature reviews. Assists with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences or related field.
Two years of relevant research experience. Â
Understanding of common cellular and molecular biology methods.
Understanding of basic tissue-culture techniques.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Good problem-solving skills.
Mature judgment and good organizational skills are particularly important.
Excellent attention to detail.
The ability to work with consistent accuracy is very important.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
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