Hyde Park Campus
About the Unit
The Staff Scientist plans, executes, facilitates and promotes advanced technical/scientific research projects. Recognizes the need for innovation and develops or incorporates advances in research concepts, methodologies and approaches.
- Designs, develops and tests new equipment, instruments, reagents, and/or experimental protocols for research (including hardware, software, statistical methods, etc.).
- Collaborates with other researchers as appropriate.
- Participates in the preparation and writing of grant applications and reports, and (co-)authors scientific research manuscripts .
- May supervise other research staff.
- May present work at scientific meetings, and provide peer review of grant applications and scientific manuscripts.
- Knowledge in relevant scientific field required.
- Knowledge of research techniques or methods required.
- Knowledge of regulatory policies and procedures required.
- Analytical skills required.
- Problem-solving skills required.
- Attention to detail required.
- Organizational skills required.
- Verbal and written communication skills required.
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team required.
- Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet/database, communications, and graphics software required.
- Supervisory skills preferred.
Education and Experience:
- Doctoral degree in genetics or genomics, computational biology, or related field required.
- Completion of postdoctoral training program (normally 3-5 years) required.
- Cover Letter
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
Depends on Qualification
Scheduled Weekly Hours
Job is Exempt?
Drug Test Required?
Does this position require incumbent to operate a vehicle on the job?
Health Screen Required?
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