Research Assistant

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Job Title: Research Assistant
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Part-Time
Job ID: 14509

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***This is a Part-Time position with a .49 EFT - Average 19.60 hours per week***

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Associate’s degree from an accredited college or university in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, cell biology or other natural, life, health care or materials science directly related to the research area to which the position is assigned and a minimum of three years' experience in a research, basic science or clinical setting particularly clinical trials research Departmental Requirements - Knowledge, Abilities, Skills Excellent verbal/written communication, interpersonal, and organizational skillsCompetency in Microsoft Word, Excel PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, and EndNote, or willingness to learnStrong work ethic and desire to learnMust be highly motivated and detail-orientedAbility to work independently; prioritize tasks; complete work and meet deadlines; make responsible decisions; maintain confidentialityWillingness and ability to work with research animals var RichTextValue = PTRTEFillcache('','PT_RTE_IMG_DB_LOC','record://PTRTDB','HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$2','1');var TextAreaObject = document.getElementById('HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$2');if (typeof(TextAreaObject) != 'undefined' && TextAreaObject != null) TextAreaObject.innerHTML = RichTextValue;PreferredResearch background in phosphatase and kinase activity assays, molecular cloning, and cell culture experience var RichTextValue = PTRTEFillcache('','PT_RTE_IMG_DB_LOC','record://PTRTDB','HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$3','1');var TextAreaObject = document.getElementById('HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$3');if (typeof(TextAreaObject) != 'undefined' && TextAreaObject != null) TextAreaObject.innerHTML = RichTextValue;ResponsibilitiesThe duties include, but are not limited to: perform lab research operations related to vascular barrier function; manage biochemical and molecular procedures related to phosphatase research such as phosphatase and kinase activity assays, molecular cloning, mass-spec analysis, construction of vectors, qPCR expression profiles; perform measurements of vascular barrier function including transendothelial electrical resistance, histochemical evaluation of vascular barrier integrity, measurements of enzymatic activities, Evans Blue permeability assay, and maintain endothelial cell culture; perform statistical evaluation of experimental data; sample size power calculation, statistical tests (t-test, ANOVA) using software Prism and Graphpad; organize/maintain lab operations including tissue/cell culture sample maintenance, and molecular, chemical and immunochemical inventories; participate in project planning and development of research protocols; coordinate and participate in research of scientific literature, summarize findings, and develop new experimental approaches; prepare posters/slide presentations for scientific meetings; prepare manuscripts for publication; and other duties as assigned. var RichTextValue = PTRTEFillcache('','PT_RTE_IMG_DB_LOC','record://PTRTDB','HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$4','1');var TextAreaObject = document.getElementById('HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$4');if (typeof(TextAreaObject) != 'undefined' && TextAreaObject != null) TextAreaObject.innerHTML = RichTextValue;Shift/SalaryShift: Days/M-F (Part-Time .49 work commitment) Pay Grade: R9 Salary: $13.00/hr Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position Recruitment Period: 7/12/18 - Until Filled var RichTextValue = PTRTEFillcache('','PT_RTE_IMG_DB_LOC','record://PTRTDB','HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$5','1');var TextAreaObject = document.getElementById('HRS_JO_PDSC_VW_DESCRLONG$5');if (typeof(TextAreaObject) != 'undefined' && TextAreaObject != null) TextAreaObject.innerHTML = RichTextValue;Other InformationThis position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. 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Posted: 10/9/2018
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