Indiana University School of Medicine is a national leader in medical research and education. With more than 60 academic departments and specialty divisions across nine campuses statewide and strong clinical partnerships with Indiana's most advanced hospitals and physician networks, the school is continuously advancing its mission to prepare healers and transform health in Indiana and throughout the world. The Department of Anesthesia at IU School of Medicine provides exceptional patient care and outstanding resident education. With nationally and internationally recognized faculty, strong residency training, and the resources of a large and well-funded research university, the department is poised to offer a robust clinical experience for learners and state of the art care for patients.
We are looking for a new Research Analyst to assist with project design, development, and execution. The ideal candidate will be able to conduct a wide range of complex experiments with a degree of independence in conducting translational pain research in the Department of Anesthesia. Data analysis and report preparation will also be required and this role will assist in preparing completed research reports or analyses on each project phase. This Research Analyst will also direct or participate in the tabulation and computation of project results and write results of experiments and assist in writing articles for publication. There will be some management and training of laboratory personnel, monitoring completion of assigned tasks as well for the candidate selected for this role.
Bachelor's degree in science and three years of research experience.
Expertise in the application and adaptation of numerous research techniques and procedures. Excellent communication skills.
Master's degree in science. Ability to exercise independent judgment. Ability to interpret and determine appropriateness of scientific readings. Knowledge of laboratory techniques, and protocols. Knowledge of laboratory practices and ability to train new hires; notebook maintenance, and specific assay protocols. Successful completion of the required courses through the safety department (Radiation, Blood Bourne Pathogens, Biological and Laboratory Safety, etc.).
Working Conditions / Demands
Research Laboratory. Animal subjects. Some experiments may require long periods of time in a stationary position. Other lab duties may involve moving heavy equipment or materials. Must be able to perform essential job functions with or without an accommodation.
Salary Plan: PAE
Salary Grade: 3RS
Job Function: Research
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