• Job Title: Research Associate 1-B/H
  • Job ID: 452872
  • Location: James Cancer Hospital/CCC
  • Department: Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Full/Part Time: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Shift: Shift Varies
  • FTE %: 100
  • Salary Range Min: $15.35
  • Salary Range Max: $20.54

Position summary

Research Associate 1-B/H (Job Opening 452872) - participates in planning, design, execution, and management of research projects in a basic biological research laboratory investigating metabolic pathways in solid tumors in the Department of Radiation Oncology; participates in developing and implementing goals and objectives of studies; performs tissue culture, molecular cloning, biochemical assays, FACS and mouse colony management; collects, analyzes and interprets research data; assists with development and implementation of new and/or revised research methodologies and techniques; tests experimental designs, sampling techniques, and analytical methods and make recommendations for utilization; assists in establishment of controls, criteria and research standards; performs critical analysis of literature relevant to lipid metabolism and hypoxia; assists in the preparation of research papers and progress reports; assists principal investigator in the preparation of proposals to obtain new or renewal of extramural funding in support of research; coordinates laboratory activities and work assignments of postdoctoral researchers, graduate and undergraduate students, and laboratory research staff; oversees and coordinates periodic maintenance and testing of laboratory equipment.

Education and experience

Masters degree in an appropriate biological/health science or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Ability to translate, adapt and apply academic and/or practical knowledge in the conduct of biological/health science research is required. Experience in a biological/health science research capacity is preferred. Experience in mouse colony management, evidence of successful publication of data preferred. Requires successful completion of a background check; qualified candidates may be asked to complete a pre-employment physical, including a drug screen.