Research Assistant I

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Position Details

Job TitleRESEARCH ASST IPosition Number8150699Job CategoryUniversity StaffJob TypeFull-TimeFLSA StatusNon-ExemptCampusMaywood-Health Sciences CampusDepartment NameRADIATION ONCOLOGYLocation CodeRADIATION ONCOLOGY (06720A)Is this split and/or fully grant funded? YesDuties and Responsibilities

- Performs computer programing and experiments as instructed by the Principle Investigator (PI).
- Gathers, organizes, and records data. Performs basic analysis of results.
- May assist with library and/or electronic research.
- Incorporates new protocols and methodology into work as directed by PI and/or senior lab staff.
- Attends weekly journal clubs, department seminars and lab meetings.
- Presents research results at national and local meetings.
- May assist in ordering supplies when required. Maintains orderly records of purchases.
- Performs related duties as assigned.

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Education Required: Bachelors Degree OR equivalent training acquired via work experience or education Preferred: Bachelors Degree Experience Required: None Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience


- Strong analytical and organizational skills, the ability to read complex texts critically and the ability to write clear, evidence-based analyses.
- Basic programming skills and desire to learn new programming languages/methods
- Ability to analyze and interpret data.
- Ability to communicate verbally.
- Ability to deal calmly and courteously with people.
- Ability to finish tasks in a timely manner.
- Ability to follow oral and written instructions and established procedures.
- Ability to maintain accuracy and consistency.
- Ability to work as an effective team member.



Computer Skills

Basic computer skills

Supervisory ResponsibilitiesNoRequired operation of university owned vehiclesNoDoes this position require direct animal or patient contact? NoPhysical DemandsNoneWorking ConditionsNoneOpen Date09/25/2020Close DateSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsQuick Link for Posting Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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    • Internal Job Posting
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    • Other
  2. * Why do you want to work for Loyola University Chicago?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is the highest level of education you have completed?
    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Bachelor's Degree
    • Master's Degree
    • PhD or Equivalent
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application




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Posted: 10/15/2020
Application Due: 12/14/2020
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