Under limited direction, performs complex lab and/or research-related duties and tasks.
Collects, records and analyzes data.
Conducts literature reviews.
Participates in writing reports and manuscripts.
Ensures compliance with institutional, state, and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Trains and oversees the work of research support personnel.
Transcribes and codes data; develops data collection instruments.
Presents research findings at staff meetings, seminars, and scientific conferences.
Assists with building databases.
Recruits and schedules research subjects.
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.
Installs, sets up and performs experiments, interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
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.
Takes responsibility for the following non-laboratory duties: transcribing and coding data; developing data collection instruments; presenting research; and recruiting and scheduling research subjects. Acquires higher-level skills and knowledge in the process.
Performs other related work as needed.
Advanced degree in economics, political science, computer science, mathematics, statistics, or a related field.
A minimum of one year of relevant research experience.
Technical Skills or Knowledge:
Working knowledge with Stata, Python, Matlab, and/or R.
Advanced knowledge in relevant scientific field.
Advanced knowledge of research techniques or methods.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Knowledge of scientific applications and equipment.
Attention to detail.
Verbal and written communication skills.
Work independently and as part of a team.
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