Posted in Science 30+ days ago.
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Location: Wilmington, Delaware
As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
The Research Associate’s primary function is to provide laboratory technical assistance to support the goals and objectives of the laboratory or center. The individual assists in the design and execution of experiments, development of protocols, manuscript preparation and grant applications, and assists in supervising and coordinating various research projects that fall within the scope of approved protocols. Responsible for interpretation and reporting of results and maintenance of sample databases. Assists in the performance of experiments using a range of techniques including tissue and cell culture, and molecular, and biochemical analysis. Additional responsibilities include training staff and students, be responsible for laboratory safety and follow good lab practices.
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.