Research Specialist Intermediate

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Posting Information GENERAL INFORMATION FOR ALL POSTINGS

Posting Number: 0621077 Position Type: University Managerial and Professional Staff Employment Posting Category: University Staff Type of Application:
(required to apply for this posting) Staff Application Organization (Position Organization): 40480 MD-CDBT Ctr for Diabetes Tech Department: Center for Diabetes Technology Location: Charlottesville Working Title: Research Specialist Intermediate Anticipated Hiring Range: Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No End Date of Position: Posting Date: 06-02-2017 Posting Summary:
Click here for an example. The Center for Diabetes Technology (CDT) at the University of Virginia is seeking a Research Specialist to support the Center located at the Fontaine Research Park. The incumbent provides support for research efforts and assists CDT Principal Investigators by organizing data from clinical trials, applying existing data treatments onto data and collating results, and modify treatments as per PIs instruction. In addition, the incumbent participates to project specific and center wide weekly technical meetings.

This position requires a Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of two years of relevant research experience. A Master's degree in a related field may substitute for experience. Experience gained during volunteer/student training may be considered in lieu of professional experience.

This position is restricted and is contingent upon availability of funding. Closing Date: Open Until Filled Required Applicant Documents: CV / Resume E-mail a Friend: jobs.virginia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=82018 function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Faculty, Professional Research Staff and University Staff - Executive

Tenure Status: Rank: Appointment Type: Academic Year for Position? (e.g. 2015) Employment Conditions for Faculty function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Univ.Staff - Operational & Administrative (O&A), Managerial & Professional (M&P)

Area of Interest: Laboratory and Research FLSA Exemption Status:
Click here for a definition. Exempt Posting for UVA Employees Only: No Shift: Day Number of Work Hours Per Week:
(format: xx.xxxx) 40 Number of Months/Year: 12 EO/AA Statement: The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Optional Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Contact information for 3 References - name, email, phone function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Univ.Staff - O&A or M&P - QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION Required Education

What is the minimum level of formal education required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one.
Degree Requirements Analysis *Degree Required If degree or equivalent experience required, please specify:
(Entries to the right will appear in the posting for this position.)
Degree Requirements Analysis Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field. Preferred Education

What level of education is preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. No Response If degree or equivalent experience preferred, please specify:
(Entries to the right will appear in the posting for this position.) EXPERIENCE Required Experience

What is the minimum level of relevant experience required to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. Some - up to 4 years If any experience is required, please specify kind of experience: At least two years of relevant research experience required. Experience gained during volunteer/student training may be considered in lieu of professional experience, and a Master's degree in a related field may substitute for experience. Preferred Experience

What is the minimum level of relevant experience preferred to successfully perform the duties and responsibilities of the position? Choose one. Some - up to 4 years If any experience is preferred, please specify kind of experience: At least two years of experience in scientific, experimentation, and research techniques applicable to the branch of science involved. LICENSE or CERTIFICATION If yes, what is the required License or Certification. If yes, what is the preferred License or Certification. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: 1. Demonstrated knowledge of a specific area of subject matter expertise.
2. Ability to synthesize information, provide advice, and address needs independently.
3. Ability to formulate research methods.
4. Demonstrated excellent oral and written communication in daily interactions.
5. Proven ability to clearly articulate specific information in area of subject matter expertise.
6. Ability to present information in multiple forums to a range of audiences.
7. Ability to work independently or as part of a team and to work with senior leaders to accomplish goals.
8. Ability to lead, train, and functionally supervise.
9. Ability to grasp the University's educational mission, strategic aims, and programs.
10. Ability to resolve problems.
11. Ability to work accurately with attention to detail.
12. Ability to sort and compile data.
13. Ability to design charts and diagrams.
13.Ability to train others and direct their work.
14.Ability to troubleshoot basic computer-related problems. Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of Type 1 Diabetes and Artificial Pancreas research. COMPUTER APPLICATIONS Required Computer Applications: MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) Preferred Computer Applications: MS SharePoint, migration to integrative computing; Access for database design, and installation.
MS Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;} Univ.Staff - O&A or M&P - EMPLOYMENT CONDITIONS

Employment Conditions: Criminal History
Sexual Offender Registry
International Search
Degree Validation Drug Testing Required?

(Typically positions involved in patient contact, mass transportation or law enforcement are included) No Is this position eligible for Telecommuting? No Is this position eligible for an Alternate Work Schedule? Yes function checkForSelectedStatus(){ return true;}

 

 

 

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Posted: 1/4/2019
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