Professional Research Assistant

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Universityof Colorado – School of Medicine

Professional Research Assistant 

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.

Nature of Work:

The candidate will be part of a team doing esoteric and niche testing in a way that directly impact patient card.  The successful candidate will be interested in learning new assays and  be self-motivated enough to expand skills and perform quality, detail-oriented work.  This position involves patient diagnostic testing under CAP and CLIAA regulations, as well as work under the FDA GxPs to support novel drug development. 


Professional Field:

The laboratory specializes in the development and validation of novel biomarkers, translating research discoveries into actionable diagnostic testing.  The work will also be used to support immunotoxicology and efficacy testing for new drug development. The candidate will need to comfortable working in a regulated environment in compliance with CLIAA/CAP as well as the FDA GxPs.  While experience with these regulations is not required, an attention to details and willingness to work is a regulated and structure environment is necessary. 

Salary and Benefits: Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers afull benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, includingeligibility, is located at Employee Services.

 University ofColorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe andsecure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist inachieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees priorto their employment.

 The ImmigrationReform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility bedocumented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternativeformats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

 Yourtotal compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University ofColorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributionsthat add to your bottom line.

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 Diversityand Equity:

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 Office of Equity: TheUniversity of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed torecruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrativestaff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect,communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnicminorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University ofColorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

QualificationsMinimum Requirements

  • A bachelor of science degree in immunology, biology or related field 
  • Some laboratory experience in a clinical or regulated setting

Applicants mustmeet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working under FDA GxP regulations including 21 CFR Part 58, and Part 11
  • Experience working in a CAP/CLIAA diagnostic immunology laboratory

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Sep 1, 2020
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Posted: 9/9/2020
Application Due: 12/8/2020
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