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: Experience in biochemistry is a plus. PhD; postdoc or previous experience as lab manager or research associate preferred. Molecular biology and/or genetics. Microscopy. Experience in biochemistry preferred. Experience in quantitative data analysis and/or programing preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience in biochemistry is a plus. PhD; postdoc or previous experience as lab manager or research associate preferred. Molecular biology and/or genetics. Microscopy. Experience in biochemistry preferred. Experience in quantitative data analysis and/or programing preferred.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Strong written and verbal communication.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2 MS
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated experience in molecular biology PCR, cloning, and sequencing.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated effectiveness working in a cross-disciplinary team with the ability to teach basic lab techniques.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to perform microscopy and quantitative image analysis, using ideally the ImageJ environment and/or programming language such as Matlab or Python.
Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and three years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 63704BR
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