Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Location: Hyde Park Campus
1) Principal contribution is to provide technical and administrative support for research projects aimed at understanding the pathophysiology of diabetes, obesity and aging.
2) Under general supervision, the Research Technician will perform moderately complex lab and/or research-related duties and tasks.
3) Collect and maintain data and/or specimens.
4) Analyze data.
5) Maintain equipment and supplies.
6) Responsibilities may also include the following non-laboratory duties: assist with developing or amending study protocols; assisting with developing data collection tools; assisting with building databases; and providing general administrative support.
7) Responsibilities may include the following laboratory duties: setting up and performing experiments; interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
8) Assist with the installation, sets up and performs experiments; interacting with students and other laboratory staff under the direction of the principal investigator.
9) Collects and maintains data and/or specimens.
10) Analyzes data.
11) Conducts literature reviews.
12) Maintains equipment and supplies.
13) Performs other related work as needed. Â
1) Knowledge in relevant scientific field.
2) Knowledge of research techniques or methods relevant to the laboratory.
3) Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
4) Analytical skills.
5) Problem-solving skills.
6) Attention to detail.
7) Organizational skills.
8) Verbal and written communication skills.
9) Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
10) Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
1) Bachelorâ™s degree in Biological Sciences or related field
1)Three years of relevant research experience
2) Cover letter
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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