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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Research Specialist, Lead- Rad/Oncology in Atlanta, Georgia

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JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Under minimal supervision, performs a variety of specialized and complex research and laboratory tests and procedures.

  • Uses independent judgment in applying or adapting scientific techniques.

  • May assist in protocol design. Investigates and proposes alternative experimental procedures for consideration by a principal investigator.

  • Assists in planning and scheduling research procedures. Analyzes and interprets results of studies.

  • Demonstrates and trains others in the proper use/operation of laboratory techniques and equipment.

  • Calibrates, troubleshoots and performs routine repair and maintenance of equipment.

  • Reviews literature for related research developments and techniques and compiles findings.

  • Monitors laboratory processes to maintain quality assurance standards.

  • Records results of studies, compiles and analyzes data and prepares charts and graphs.

  • Monitors the handling, storage and disposal of hazardous substances.

  • Performs related responsibilities as required.

  • Employees in this classification may be required to work with, take specific precautions against and/or be immunized against potentially hazardous agents.

Additional duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Order lab supplies/equipment, organize, assist with installs,

  • Maintain small equipment, oversee proper functioning/maintenance of large lab equipment and coordinate service/repairs as needed,

  • Design and oversee experiments and data analysis,

  • Develop and maintain laboratory databases and integrity of data collection and instruments,

  • Develop and oversee animal protocols using required Emory IACUC application,

  • Manage mouse colonies belonging to Orthwein research laboratory,

  • Collaborate with other researchers on specialized techniques (cloning, cell cultureā€¦) to collect data for specific projects in Orthwein lab,

  • Assist with administrative, financial, and planning of research.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in a scientific field and two years of research experience, or equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.

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Job Number 96622

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Medicine

Department SOM: Rad Onc: Admin

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with animals., Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

Job Category Laboratory

Campus Location (For Posting) : City Atlanta

Location : Name Emory Clinic Bldg A

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