The primary purpose of the Research Assistant is to assist the PI in designing, prototyping and testing a novel cryotherapy system in treating large tumor models.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Grasp clearly the project’s goals and assist PI in formulating a plan to reach those objectives in a timely manner.
Make presentations regarding the research project.
Perform data collection and related work to complete study goals.
Perform data entry ensuring complete and accurate database entry.
Create and maintain databases.
Maintain records for various research projects.
Perform statistical tests to interpret collected data. Research Compliance:
Edit and complete eIRB submissions, including new projects, continuing review, termination reports, and further study actions.
Ensure adherence to study protocols and study quality.
Prepare manuscripts for publication on the research project.
Assist in preparing and submitting research grant applications.
Literature searches and develop/maintain reference databases.
Conduct reviews of the scientific literature and maintain bibliography.
Bachelor's degree in related discipline required.
Some related experience required, preferably in medical device design and/or cryotherapy systems required.
Familiarity with prototyping and CAD design preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Able to adapt to real-time changes and challenges.
Classified Title: Research Assistant Working Title: Research Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.10 - $22.12 Employee Group: Casual / On Call Schedule: Monday through Friday Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department Name: 10002758-SOM BME Biomedical Engineering Personnel Area: School of Medicine
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