The candidates will be responsible for managing laboratory aspects of a number of research studies, from biobanking critical specimens, recruiting volunteers, screening subjects, ordering necessary supplies, scheduling, consenting volunteers, performing lab tests, and other logistical study support.
70% - Organizing study samples
10% - Inventory management
10% - Performing laboratory tests
5% - General lab maintenance
5% - Regulatory compliance
Two years of college or a completed A.A. program with an emphasis in chemistry, biology or physics or a completed animal husbandry program
One year of related experience, or equivalent in education, training and experience
Phlebotomy skills are preferred
Various computer skills are also needed to accomplish special sample selection and data analysis.
Excellent communication, organization, and interpersonal skills required.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 508734
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