Research Associate 1 or 2

LSU HSC   New Orleans, LA   Full-time     Research
Posted on September 14, 2022
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Level of Research Associate 1 or 2 will be determined based on the candidate’s years of experience and level of education. RA1 – Functioning somewhat independently, incumbent assists with and conducts laboratory experiments on research projects within well-defined guidelines; keeps abreast of current publications relative to methods, techniques, and developments within area of research; collects, prepares, and analyzes specimens (or animal subjects); evaluates results of (or response to) process; summarizes data; may provide supervision and guidance to junior level technicians. RA2 – Functions more independently and work is more complex and specialized. Often responsible for maintaining the efficient operation of the laboratory. Assists Principal Investigator with summarization, analysis and organization of data for publication; may assist with preparation of grant application; assists and/or teaches graduate students and others rotating through the lab; often responsible for supervision and training of junior research personnel.

Required Education: Bachelor's in Biomedical, or related field Minimum number of years required to do the job: RA1- 0 years; RA2 - 3 years Indicate the type of experience required to do the job: Research Experience Indicate if any combination of specific experience, training and education may be substituted for the required education or experience: RA2 – Master’s Degree with less than 2 years of experience

Preferred Education: Master's in Neuroscience LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities.

As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.