Med-Critical Care Medicine - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19004988)
The mission of the Department of Critical Care Medicine is to provide exemplary care for critically ill patients, conduct cutting-edge research related to life-threatening acute medical problems, and educate tomorrow's leaders in the field of critical care medicine. We believe that with the strong support of the University, the School of Medicine, UPMC and our fellow physicians, the Department will continue to fulfill the goals of our mission and contribute to the dramatic growth and prestige of our supporting institutions.
The department is seeking a Research Specialist whose responsibilities include the following:
- Clinical and translational research project coordination - Human subject screening and enrollment - Biological sample collection and processing - Data collection and records management - Long term outcome follow up coordination and collection
The incumbent may also perform more advanced experimental protocols, bio-marker analysis, research data analysis, abstract preparation, and manuscript writing at the discretion of the PI.
Experience in biomedical or neuroscience research. Experience with patient-oriented research is a plus.
The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.II
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: M-F May require availability for various shifts
Hiring Range: TBD based on qualifications
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Optional Documents: Not Applicable
Internal Number: 19004988
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.