Cedars-Sinai Research Associate III - Mun Lab - Pulmonary in Los Angeles, California
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Cedars-Sinai offers scientists unparalleled access to cutting-edge technologies, facilities, and resources for conducting research related to an impressive range of diseases and disorders, from cancer, cardiology, and digestive diseases, to genetics, genomics, neurosciences, and women's health. You can continue your career journey with us!
Principal Investigator, Kyu Shik Mun, PhD is looking for a Research Associate III to join the team!
The Pulmonary Research team at the Cedars-Sinai Women's Guild Lung Institute comprises a group of world-class researchers whose combined interests span multiple disciplines. The unified goal of this team is to understand the underlying mechanisms that cause various lung diseases and ultimately translate those findings to improve patient health.
Under general guidance, the Research Associate III in our Pulmonary Research team works closely with the Principal Investigator, providing technical and/or administrative support in large or multi-project oriented labs. May be requested by PI to take on specific supervisory activities, and provide administrative leadership, and/or technical expertise. May develop hypothesis and assist in planning steps for the investigative process. Will review and remain current on literature as it relates to clinical/research study. Coordinates all lab and/or clinical activities, including but not limited to, budgetary/financial compliance, preparation of grant proposals, and creating independent presentations. Not responsible for generating grant funds.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Provides miscellaneous clinical/research support (ad hoc data analysis, hypothesis development, programming, troubleshooting, etc.).
Organizes clinical/research trials in conjunction with the Principal Investigator and sponsor and/or funding source.
Monitors and ensures compliance with safety standards and procedures.
Analyzes data and prepares scientific findings for publication as author or co-author.
May make independent presentations.
May provide system administration and maintenance for the local workstation network.
Leads and trains Research Lab Assistants, Research Fellow, lower level Research Associates, and other related support staff and may be requested by PI to take on specific supervisory activities.
Orients new Research Fellows and/or Research Scientists to day-to-day lab operations and procedures.
- Bachelor's Degree in a Science related field
3 years of research laboratory experience, required
2 years of experience in research specialty, preferred
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