1. Designs, plans, implements and evaluates complex multifaceted research projects/systems, including method development, adaptation and validation. 2. Collaborates with PI to define research endeavors and the development of research hypothesis and approach. 3. Solves complex methodology, protocol, procedural and research problems through design of techniques, procedures and policies that will achieve research goals. 4. Develops long range plans for supplies and equipment to ensure smooth operation of laboratory. 5. Investigates, analyzes and evaluates complex data, data collection systems and methods to reach scientific conclusions and ensures the integrity of research data. 6. Collaborates with PI to coordinate major lab renovations working with Facilities, Health and Safety, and Purchasing to ensure deadlines, safety standards and purchases are according to plans and within budgets. 7. Prepares scientific reports and papers for research proposals and published reports. 8. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's degree in biological or physical sciences. At least 3 years of experience in biological electron microscopy. Expertise in immuno electron microscopy, FIB-SEM and electron tomography (room temperature) for biological sciences.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's degree in biological or physical sciences. At least 3 years of experience in biological electron microscopy. Expertise in immuno electron microscopy, FIB-SEM and electron tomography (room temperature) for biological sciences.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated ability in Electron Microscopy.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to work both independently and be team-oriented.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2, MS
Required Skill/ability 1: Self-motivated and high level of initiative and comprehension.
Required Skill/ability 4: High degree of reliability, organizational and interpersonal skills. Excellent communication, organizational and attention to detail.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to perform complex imaging and data processing procedures.
Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and three years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 58001BR
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