1. Researches and collects data through complex laboratory/ scientific experiments, techniques, and procedures; library research; structured interviews; or through other means for designated research assignments. 2. Records and compiles information related to research data. Codes data accordingly to research specifications. Uses a computer terminal to input and retrieve data and to generate reports. Processes and summarizes data using scientific or statistical techniques. 3. Assists in data interpretation and analyses. Reports on status of research activities. Sets up, operates and maintains laboratory equipment and apparatus. 4. Formulates and prepares scientific solutions and media. Recruits study participants. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. 5. May assist in designing, developing, and modifying research experiments, procedures, or survey instruments. May oversee and instruct research staff. 6. Performs additional functions incidental to research activities.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related field. Prior proficiency performing oligo synthesis in a core lab environment. Experience with FileMaker and a Macintosh computer.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry or a related field. Prior proficiency performing oligo synthesis in a core lab environment. Experience with FileMaker and a Macintosh computer.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated ability to independently follow protocols and standard operating procedures to process orders and troubleshoot problems.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 1 MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Proficiency with Word and Excel.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 1
Required Skill/ability 1: Strong Molecular Biology background and skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proven ability to work accurately and precisely with strong organizational skills. Demonstrated ability to work quickly in a high-pressure, high-throughput environment to meet stringent daily deadlines in order to maintain a 24-hour order turnaround.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strong interpersonal, communication and customer service skills to interact with internal and external contacts via email and phone.
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's degree; or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's degree
Internal Number: 64145BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.