Sr. Research Associate 1
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2020-10-13
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The department of Ophthalmology is actively seeking a Sr. Research Associate 1. The Sr. Research Associate 1 provides laboratory-based support for the University’s research activities by tackling the more specialized and complex projects and experiments. Additionally, the incumbent leverages his/her expertise in training and mentoring department staff, students, and less experienced research associates.
- Contributes to basic and applied research activities by collecting and analyzing data, maintaining databases, etc...
- Understands and interprets research protocols and procedures.
- Participates in the publication of significant results.
- Advances expertise through continued education, training and/or research.
- Maintains an overview of relevant research findings.
- Attends training as departmental funds come available.
- Ensures all research is undertaken according to good research practice and guidance.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
- Master’s Degree in relevant field required
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
- Skill in collecting, organizing, and analyzing data.
- Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems.
- Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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