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: Previous masters-level training (or higher) in the biological sciences.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Previous masters-level training (or higher) in the biological sciences.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Experience with DNA and RNA bioinformatic analysis.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2, MS
Required Skill/ability 1: At least three years' experience in wet-lab operations.
Required Skill/ability 4: Experience drafting scientific reports and manuscripts summarizing analyses of neurobiological research data.
Required Skill/ability 2: At least three years' experience maintaining and manipulating human cell lines for research and methods development.
Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and three years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
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.