HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division is seeking a full-time Research Associate. This is a temporary position with opportunity to become permanent. HRI offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. The Research Associate supports scientific research activities under the direction of the PI. The employee conducts complex experiments and specialized laboratory tests; presents findings including preliminary interpretation for further review; inputs clinical and or research information into a designated database system; generates written reports; prepares and maintains IACUC protocols; assists in manuscript and grant writing; conducts preventative and routine maintenance of equipment and machinery as needed and keeps maintenance records of lab equipment, repairs and inspections; manages and or participates in technical training of new staff and students of lab procedures and safety training; oversight of laboratory supply ordering/inventory; responds to emergency calls relating to the operations of the designated research program; coordinates OES inspections and resolves any issues and or violations in a timely manner and attends scientific meetings as require; processes tissue and blood submitted to laboratory for various studies and extracts cells for various studies; interacts with CRM users and collaborators. The Research Associate performs other related duties as assigned.
Applicants must have a Master’s degree and the equivalent of eighteen months of full-time professional research experience in a laboratory, clinical or scientific research environment; or a Bachelor’s degree and the equivalent of thirty months of full-time professional research experience in a laboratory, clinical or scientific research environment. The preferred candidate will have 3 or more years of research laboratory experience in a relevant discipline with a cancer emphasis. The preferred candidate will also have experience with flow cytometric measurement, immunofluorescence microscopy and publication development as well as experience with IACUC protocol preparation and maintenance. Proficiency with tissue culture and animal handling is also a must.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.