Position Information: Provides assistance to the Principal Investigatorby collecting and analyzing data, delegating tasks, providing project assistance, publishing research material, supervising support personnel.
Conducts research and laboratory analysis for research staff, to include but not limited to measure and weigh compounds and solutions, isolate, identify and prepare specimens, and collect samples and other research information.
Participates in clinical research projects collecting data from patients and/or participants in a study.
Collects various forms of data pertaining to the research project or projects, which could include database information and/or hard files.
Conducts data analyses, interprets data, draws conclusions, and discusses with principal investigator.
Keeps detailed logs of all research related projects or activities.
Conducts literature searches.
Prepares various reports containing descriptive, analytical, and evaluative content that may be submitted for publication.
Constructs tests or assists in the construction of tests.
Collaborates with other researchers or colleagues.
Participates in meetings and presents research findings to fellow researchers and Principal Investigator.
Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position.
Education:Bachelor's Degree in a Biological Science, Chemistry, or Physical Science or related field
Experience: 12 months research experience Equivalent/ Substitution: Will accept 48 months equivalent experience in lieu of the Bachelor's Degree for a total of 60 months research experience or an Associate's Degree and 24 months research experience for a total of 36 months experience
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Working knowledge of how to safely handle and dispose of biohazardous materials or chemicals following Federal, State, and University regulations and guidelines