Research Assistant Il

Morehouse School of Medicine

United States

November 9, 2021

Description

Posting Details Posting Number NONAC2103

Job Title Research Assistant Il Position Title Research Assistant Il Position Type Salary $40,000-$45,000 Annually; Commensurate with experience Department Neuroscience Institute Position Summary

Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) is a place of distinction, serving as the nation's leading academic medical center for vulnerable populations. It's also a place for passionate individuals looking to join a dedicated community working today to help prepare tomorrow's leaders.

We exist to:

• Improve the health and well-being of individuals and communities;

• Increase the diversity of the health professional and scientific workforce;

• Address primary health care through programs in education, research and service;

With emphasis on people of color and the under-served urban and rural populations in Georgia, the nation and the world.

At Morehouse School of Medicine we're leading the creation and advancement of health equity. You will find a fulfilling career at MSM!

The Neuroscience Institute (NSI) is seeking a Research Assistant II to join their team.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Bachelor's Degree required.

Experience: 2-4 years of related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience: Two (2) years experience and can demonstrate competency with performing the following: Tissue culture Western blotting PRC analysis ELISA assays

Experience performing research involving small animals (rodents)

Posting Date 10/04/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants

In order to ensure a healthy and safe work environment, Morehouse School of Medicine is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccine before their start date.

Employees who cannot receive the vaccine because of a disability/medical contraindication or religious belief may request an accommodation (e.g., an exemption) to this requirement.

This requirement helps enable our employees to thrive in their careers at Morehouse School of Medicine and make the greatest impact on all those we serve.

This requirement helps enable our employees to thrive in their careers at Morehouse School of Medicine and make the greatest impact on all those we serve.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Coordinates and participates in a variety of duties to assist investigators in data collection, verification, and compilation of research information related to various fields of research which may include behavioral, community based and/or clinical research as requested.

May assist in protocol design.

Investigates and proposes alternative experimental procedures for consideration by a principal investigator.

Assists in planning and scheduling research procedures.

Under general supervision, performs a variety of defined research and laboratory tests and experiments according to prescribed protocols and assigned schedules. Sets up experiments as prescribed by a principal investigator.

May be responsible for demonstrating and training others in the proper use/operation of laboratory techniques and equipment.

May conduct literature reviews for related research developments and techniques and compiles findings.

May monitor the handling, storage and disposal of hazardous substances.

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification. This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of personnel so classified.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • What is your highest level of completed education?
  • High School/GED
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • EdD, MD, PhD, DrPH
  • Describe your experience with sterile tissue culture techniques, cancer biology, drug delivery and mouse microsurgery. Please include the number of years of experience.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please describe your experience with: bioconjugation, cell based imaging, and assays (immunohistochemistry, fluorescence microscopy, ELISA, flow cytometry). Please include your number of years of experience.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please provide your salary requirement. Do Not Enter Negotiable, a specified salary range is required. Not providing a salary requirement will result in your application being incomplete and will not be considered.
  • (Open Ended Question)

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