1. Designs, plans, implements and evaluates complex, multifaceted research projects/systems, including method development, adaptation and validation. 2. Stays abreast of technological/scientific developments in the field and determine when to incorporate them into experimental plans. 3. Establishes policies and procedures for research projects. 4. Solves complex methodology, protocol, procedural and research problems through adapting new techniques that will achieve research goals. 5. Formulates and implements short and long-range goals for the operation of the lab. Sets priorities, assigns responsibilities, and establishes timelines. Projects future needs and formulates operational strategies consistent with projects. 6. Manages a research facility determining appropriate scientific techniques, equipment and administrative procedures. Supervises exempt and non-exempt staff. 7. Coordinates 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. 8. Investigates, analyzes and evaluates complex data, specialized data collection systems and methods to reach scientific conclusions and ensure the integrity of research data. 9. Authors articles for research publications and professional journals. 10. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's degree in the Biologic Sciences. Prefer experience in the field of Histotechnology and special staining, immunohistochemical staining, microtomy techniques.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's degree in the Biologic Sciences. Prefer experience in the field of Histotechnology and special staining, immunohistochemical staining, microtomy techniques.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated knowledge of Histomorphometry-microscopy skills and digital photography.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 3, MS
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent organizational skills and familiarity with Excel and Word. Demonstrated written and oral communication skills. Good record keeping.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 3 MS
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to be highly motivated, reliable, have exceptional attention to detail and ability to work both independently after training and as part of a team.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to multi-task and work independently.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability in histological methods, special stains, immunohistochemistry and Microtomy.
Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and five years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 55357BR
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