Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Advertised Summary Job Description: Division of General Medicine seeks a full time Technician B to provide general research support on several NIH funded studies. The Technician B will schedule study appointments, prepare and assist with clinical visits, and perform follow-up calls. Provides research data entry into study database; and maintains study files and biospecimens in order. Orders lab and office supplies as needed. Performs additional related duties as assigned.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, physics or related science or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
The candidate selected for this position is required to undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: Close attention to detail as well as solid verbal and written communication skills. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and database system required.
Preferred Qualifications: Spanish language skills a plus.
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_164167
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