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About the Unit
Responsible for all aspects of research projects and research facilities. Plans and conducts clinical and non-clinical research; facilitates and monitors daily activities of clinical trials or research projects. Directs engineering and technical support activities to develop and maintain tools and computational methods needed to gather and analyze data.
Career Track and Job Level
Facilitates and promotes a research project or contributes to the scientific direction of a research resource.
P3: Requires in-depth knowledge and experience. Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external University issues to improve products or services. Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions. Works independently, receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.
The job develops and implements programs to promote a research project or contributes to the scientific direction of a research resource.
1) Serves as a resource for collecting data and performing analysis. Facilitates and promotes a research project by providing scientific or intellectual information., 2) Develops laboratory protocols and training on new techniques. Manage, analyze and make recommendations on complex data sets for research., 3) Creates first drafts for scientific writing and publications, including protocols and grants., 4) Trains and mentors laboratory personnel., 5) Performs other related work as needed.
1) Conduct laboratory based research including microbial cultivations, animal experimentation, cell culture, molecular biology, and microscopy.
2) Analysis of microbiome data (16S rRNA, Metagenomics).
3) Instruction of new trainees in laboratory technique.
4) Management of work flow.
5) Laboratory organization and maintenance.
6) Complying with biosafety and regulatory guidelines.
7) Maintaining laboratory workbooks and assisting in data analysis.
1) Microbiology knowledge and training
2) Advanced computer skills (biostatistics, R, microbiome platforms).
3) Sterile culture technique.
4) Experience with animal experimentation.
5) PCR, Western blots, ELISA, etc.
6) Molecular biology skills.
7) Experience with gnotobiotic mouse technology skills.
Education, Experience, and Certifications
Minimum requirements include a PhD in related field.
Minimum requirements include knowledge and skills developed through 5-7 years of work experience in a related job discipline.
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