Date Posted: Apr 16, 2021
Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 4177
Job Family: Research Services
Status: Full Time
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 55541005033051-Oral Medicine
Location: AH CMC Main - 1000 Blythe Blvd
Responsible for conducting translational research for biomarker discovery for various diseases. The individual will use molecular and cellular biology, biochemistry, and microbiology investigation methodologies in bench research. The individual undertakes research studies in areas defined by the lab directors or designee. Responsibilities will include all aspects of research from protocol and experimental design, study implementation in the laboratory, data analysis and interpretation, grant writing, abstract and manuscript preparation, and presentation at meetings. All work will be conducted with minimum of direct supervision as defined by the director of the laboratory.
Performs most work under normal laboratory and office conditions. May be required to travel. Requires close, personal contact with patients, handling of blood and body fluids, walking, sitting, standing, lifting, handling of charts, supplies and equipment, and operation of a keyboard and computer. Responsibility to work in a safe manner.
Education, Experience and CertificationsHigh School Diploma or GED required. Bachelor's Degree preferred. Previous medical experience a benefit. Prefer a BS, MS, or PhD with appropriate research experience in genetics, molecular and cellular biology/Microbiology. Demonstrated knowledge in contemporary biomedical research approaches. The ability to participate in novel research projects and implement them into laboratory is essential. Excellence in oral and written communication skills is required. Demonstrated prior experience in preparation of abstracts, presentations, and manuscripts is desirable. Prior experience in writing/reviewing of grant applications is preferred. Organizational, time management, and planning capabilities needed. Demonstrated ability to be self-motivated, energetic, and to work effectively in a team environment.