Utilizes research methods requiring a high degree of proficiency to achieve established research objectives. Evaluates existing methods and objectives and investigates, develops, and implements solutions to problems.
Organizes data into a professional format, performs data reconstruction and analysis, summarizes results, and presents data to PI. Effectively communicates, coordinates, and troubleshoots team-based research efforts through participation in laboratory and research meetings. May collaborate with clinical and basic scientists in other labs. Represents the PI as needed.
Maintains clear, accurate, complete, and timely reports of experiments.
Supervises and trains medical students and other laboratory volunteers and staff in research techniques, instruments, laboratory methods, procedures, and safety.
Manage the day-to-day activities and the overall workflow of projects. Leads in lab maintenance, establishing lab safety protocols, and coordinating project and lab personnel schedules
Helps monitor compliance with institutional, state, and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Drafts manuscripts for submission and prepares grants for submission.
Assists PI with publications. May attend investigator meetings and seminars as directed by the PI.
May recruit and schedule research subjects.
Applies research principles and relevant subject matter knowledge relevant to administer a research project. With a moderate level of direction, manages lab and/or research-related duties and tasks. Helps develop, design and conduct research projects according to plan.
Supports data collection and analytical needs of research projects. Conducts literature reviews and helps write reports and manuscripts. Ensures project compliance with different policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s Degree in a relevant field.
Advanced knowledge in relevant scientific field
Advanced knowledge of research techniques or methods
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures
Attention to detail
Ability to learn new research techniques or methods
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Familiarity with grant preparation
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge of scientific applications and equipment
Ability to train others
History of peer-reviewed publications in relevant field
Cover Letter (required)
Reference contact information (required)
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