Organizes data into professional format, performs data reconstruction and analysis, summarizes results, and presents data to PI. Effectively communicates, coordinates, and troubleshoots team-based research efforts through participation in laboratory and research meetings. May collaborate with clinical and basic scientists in other labs. Represents the PI as needed.
Maintains clear, accurate, complete, and timely reports of experiments.
Maintains records to ensure compliance with biosafety, radiation safety, animal protocols, compliance reports, instrument maintenance, and supply orders. Notifies PI of any potential violations of regulations.
Performs routine library work, including finding literature and copying articles.
Supervises and trains trainees and other lab personnel in research techniques, instruments, laboratory methods, procedures, and safety.
Helps monitor compliance with institutional, state, and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Specifically maintains records for compliance (purchasing, compliance with institutional protocols, etc.).
Assures maintenance and good working condition of equipment to ensure continuum of research.
Participates in research with laboratory animals including surgical procedures.
Performs experiments using human-derived brain tumor cells including Western blots, flow cytometry, viability assays, etc.
Applies research principles and relevant subject matter knowledge relevant to administer a research project. With a moderate level of direction, manages lab and/or research-related duties and tasks. Helps develop, design and conduct research projects according to plan.
Supports data collection and analytical needs of research projects. Conducts literature reviews and helps write reports and manuscripts. Ensures project compliance with different policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Performs other related work as needed.
Advanced degree in a relevant field.
Advanced knowledge in biological sciences or chemistry.
Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures.
Problem-solving and analytical skills.
Attention to detail and organizational skills.
Ability to learn new research techniques or methods.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to train others.
Familiarity with grant preparation.
Knowledge of scientific programs such as SPSS, Adobe Creative Suite and Bioinformatics programs.
Knowledge of scientific applications and equipment.
History of peer-reviewed publications in relevant field.
Cover Letter (required)
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