Under general supervision of principal investigator, supervise and/or assist with the complex technical duties in a laboratory doing non-clinical as well as clinical research.Â
Carries out small independent projects as well as basic bench-level experiments and techniques and/or computational work.
Reports data to supervisor and team, attending team meetings to share results.
Plan projects and experiments, ensure that projects support current team goals.
Assists with training newer, less-experienced lab personnel to become proficient with routine procedures and protocols.
Assist in maintaining and organizing lab space and inventory of laboratory supplies (ex maintains stock of reagents).
Interacts with vendors to address equipment, reagent, or supply solutions, including working with all levels of staff to assist in evaluating new equipment.
Ensures compliance with institution, state and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Maintains technical and administrative support for a research project.
Analyzes and maintains data and/or specimens. Conducts literature reviews. Assists with preparation of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
Performs other related work as needed.
Bachelorâ™s degree in a field relevant to the research being conducted (EXAMPLES: B.S. in Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, or related fields).
A minimum of two years of significant relevant research experience.
A minimum of one year of supervisory experience.
Demonstrated proficiency in techniques across multiple fields, including molecular and cellular biology (DNA/RNA isolation, PCRs, gene expression, protein blotting, cell culture, etc)
Experience working in higher education, academic or industrial research environment.
Familiarity with common computer programs and standard laboratory equipment.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Knowledge and experimental skills of relevant scientific field.
Demonstrated problem-solving, organization, analytical, and coordination skills including attention to detail.
Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to read and comprehend scientific and technical literature, and methods to stay abreast of developments in the field.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team and interact with a diverse workforce.
Excellent time management skills and the ability to handle multiple, concurrent tasks within deadlines with minimal supervision.
Must be able to prioritize urgent tasks while ensuring established deadlines are met.
Ability to be flexible and adaptable to changes in workflow and procedures.
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