Research Assistant/Research Associate

Updated: about 23 hours ago
Location: Detroit, MICHIGAN
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: Until Suitable Candidate is Found

Posting Number
045450  
Position Title
Research Assistant/Research Associate  
Number of Vacancies
1  
School/College/Division/Institutes/Centers
06 - School of Medicine  
Primary Department
H0639-Perinatology Research  
Essential Functions (Job Duties)
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator, provide scientific and technical assistance to
complete laboratory based, clinical or population science research. May assist in writing research protocols and in manuscript preparation. Design and perform research protocols independently or as directed through training in more difficult or specialized procedures to meet the needs of the research protocol.
Manage research programs including assistance with data analysis and interpretation and manuscript preparation.
Responsible for record keeping, maintenance of study documentation including consents and WSU Institutional Review Board (IRB) submission of new protocol documentation, study continuances and closure forms.
Assess regulatory training and protocol maintenance, review schedules, monitor progress, identify problems and develop strategies for resolution.
Additional duties as assigned.
 
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Qualifications
Bachelor's degree required for Research Assistant and Associate.
Minimum 2 years experience required for Research Associate.
Ability to work independently. Ability to analyze, summarize and interpret research findings and data in reports and spreadsheets and communicate results. Knowledge of scientific integrity principles. Excellent time management and organization skills. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrated ability to work with others in a collaborative environment. Microsoft office software skills.
 
Preferred Qualifications
Ph.D. preferred for Research Associate.
Experience performing basic research techniques or interacting with human subjects, preferred for Research Assistant.
 
Testing Requirements
Not Applicable  
Test Scheduling
 
Working Conditions
Typical work environment may include a laboratory and/ or office environment. May require working non-standard business hours including evenings and weekends. May be required to travel to scientific conferences.  
Job Type
Full-Time  
Job Category
Research Assistants/Associates  

Fiscal Year of Job Open Date
2021  
Job Open Date
(When job is posted in the system)

03-04-2021  
Job Close Date
(or until suitable candidate is found)

Until Suitable Candidate is Found
Is this position reposted?
No  
Reposting Reason:
None (New Posting)  

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