Essential Functions: Process/Store/Ship ECHO Recruitment Samples from approximately 300 participantsProcess/Store CHARM Recruitment and Follow-Up Samples from approximately 300 participantsOrganize and pull study samples for analysisAnalyze Newborn Blood Spots (we are currently discussing amount we will have available for analysis in year 5, assume 100 spots for now)Perform other related duties as assigned
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required for Research Assistant in a related fieldPh.D. required for Research Associate in a related fieldCITI Training for working with human biospecimen will be necessary before work can begin. Prior CITI training is preferable but training can be provided after employment.Additional training by ECHO online resources will be extensive. Must have basic molecular biology laboratory experienceApplicants with Bioinformatics and database management expertise would be given greater priorities for employment.
Internal Number: 76_208118
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.