POSITION INFORMATION: Provides assistance in conducting research by collecting data, keeping records, conducting literature searches and technical research, analyzing data, preparing reports, etc. REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES:
Data Collection. Collects various forms of data pertaining to the research project or projects.
Record Keeping. Keeps record of information obtained during research. May include a database of information, hard files, etc.
Literature Research. Conducts research of the literature.
Technical Research. Conducts technical research or assists in research. This will mostly involve cell culture and molecular biology experiments relevant to human disease.
Data Analysis. Conducts analyses of research data.
Report Preparation. Prepares reports concerning the progress of the project, etc.
Administrative Assistance. Provides administrative assistance by answering phones, running miscellaneous errands, helping with lab orders for reagents and supplies.
As Needed. Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position.
Education: Bachelor's Degree in a biological science, chemistry, physics, psychology, sociology or other health related field. Experience: None Equivalent/ Substitution: Will accept 48 months of equivalent experience in lieu of a Bachelor's Degree or an Associate's Degree plus 24 months research experience. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Knowledge of laboratory safety procedures and regulations.
Proficient with computers including data software and Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, and Word)