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Research Associate - Neurosurgery - Casual status

UTHealth
Houston, TX 77002
  • Job Code
    210002KA
Position Summary:

Neurosurgery

Casual status, less than 20 hours per week

TMC location

Knowledge of genetics, sequencing.

The Research Associate will support research to elucidate the genetic basis of epilepsy. Plans, conducts, and directs a wide variety of experiments. Assists with the day-to-day activities for research project(s) and may impact the success of the research project(s).

Position Key Accountabilities:

  • Collects, evaluates, interprets, and documents research data to accomplish the objectives of a wide variety of scientific experiments and research projects.
  • Influences project direction and outcomes by identifying opportunities to enhance, terminate, or re-direct research activities.
  • May recruit study participants or field interviewers.
  • Evaluates and interprets data and provides results to investigators to support publication.
  • Maintains quality control checks and a safe environment in compliance with all governmental and University policies, rules, regulation and codes.
  • Assists in the preparation and writing of research reports, manuscripts, papers and grant proposals for presentation and publication.
  • Provides direction and training to lab personnel to ensure efficient, timely and high quality results in compliance with all protocols, guidelines, regulations, etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • Certification/Skills:

    Considerable knowledge in basic and sophisticated equipment.

    Minimum Education:

    Bachelor's degree in a related field with three (3) years of related research experience including experience in a lead research role; or
    Master's degree in a related field with one (1) year of related research experience including experience in a lead research role; or
    Doctorate degree.

    Minimum Experience:

    Years of experience varies based on education level.

    Physical Requirements:

    Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects. This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.

    Security Sensitive:

    This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code 51.215





    Posted: 2021-10-08 Expires: 2021-11-06
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