Sr Research Assistant; Neurology and Rehabilitation MedicineSr Research Assistant; Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine - Military Veterans

at University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors >


Job Overview

Assist with the coordination of laboratory projects or research studies in a particular discipline, make independent contributions to projects and studies based on professional training or functional experience.

Essential Functions

Independently perform experiments and records data according to research protocols.

May maintain and oversee animal colony management and animal husbandry.

Solve problems using combined research knowledge.

Analyze research results. Interpret data and assist in judging validity of data.

Organize data search and analysis procedures.

Assist in establishing test controls, criteria and research standards.

Assist with the design of complex data processing systems to analyze research data.

Accomplish assigned results for projects/studies, or for significant aspects of larger, complex assignments.

Serve as seasoned professional.

May provide direct and/or indirect supervision to exempt and non-exempt staff (i.e., hiring/firing, performance evaluations, disciplinary action, approve time off, etc.).  

Perform related duties based on departmental need. This job description can be changed at any time.

Minimum Requirements

Required Education

Bachelor’s Degree

Seven (7) years of relevant work experience and/or other specialized training can be used in lieu of education requirement.

Required Trainings/Certifications


Required Experience

Three (3) years of relevant experience.

Additional related work experience may be required depending on field or discipline.

Additional Qualifications Considered

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

Sitting - Continuously
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) - Often
Hearing, listening - Often
Talking - Often
Standing - Often
Walking - Often
Bending - Often
Reaching overhead - Often
Stooping - Seldom
Kneeling, squatting - Seldom
Crouching - Seldom
Lifting - up to 20 pounds - Seldom
Lifting - up to 50 pounds - Seldom
Climbing stairs/ladders - Not Required
Crawling - Not Required
Pulling, pushing - Not Required
Shoveling - Not Required
Lifting - over 50 pounds - Not Required


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 57404 


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