Research Associate Senior
Company: University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital
Posted on: March 17, 2023
Research Associate Senior
7H052: Aortic Center
Type of Position
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Required Related Experience
The Saha Cardiovascular Research Center is seeking an experienced technician for the purpose of assisting with the laboratory of Mary Sheppard who is investigating aortic aneurymsm. This necessitates the employment of an individual to focus on the translational projects to specifically serve this P
Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm. Some evenings and weekends may be required due to experimentation.
This position will assist the completion of complex research experiments involving aortic diseases. Funding of this position will be provided from departmentally allocated research support and extramural grant funds. Personnel in this position will be expected to perform scientific experiments, assist in developing projects, design and plan new research projects, and ensure protocols are followed. Writing scientific papers and compiling research results, inclusive of contributing to grant writing, is also part of this role. This role will also be responsible for supervising technicians and graduate students and will provide advice on assignments of defined research projects skills. Good record keeping, flexible, willingness to work with priorities of lab and learn new techniques will also be priorities.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Working experience with Sigma Plot, PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel. Proficient with writing and completion of IACUC-compliant small animal care; advanced lab skills; scientific writing and editing.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Doctoral degree in a related field with more than five years of relevant experience
Deadline to Apply
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