New Haven, Connecticut

1. Recommends the design and implementation of procedures and protocols under the direction of a higher-level authority. 2. Investigates, analyzes, and reaches preliminary scientific conclusions related to research planning 3. Ensures data results are compiled, analyzed, and presented properly. 4. Analyzes, develops and interprets scientific results. Maintains clear documentation of results. Prepares scientific reports and papers for research proposals and published reports. 5. Performs independent research and laboratory techniques and participates in experimental research planning. 6. Interacts with internal contacts including the PI, research assistants, graduate students, Radiation Safety and Biological Safety officers, and Animal Care personnel to discuss and evaluate research results and to ensure the smooth and safe operation of the laboratory. 7. Interacts with external contacts such as researchers at other institutions, staff at biotechnology and reagents companies to consult on research methods and to keep abreast of product information and developments. 8. May perform other duties as assigned. Preferred Education:   Experience in basic molecular biology techniques such as PCR, DNA/RNA extraction, and gel electrophoresis. Experience in various areas of sequencing workflow such as operation of Illumina NovaSeq instruments and RNA-seq library preparation for Illumina sequencing. Experience in a core lab setting with demonstrated customer service skills. Preferred Education, Experience and Skills:   Experience in basic molecular biology techniques such as PCR, DNA/RNA extraction, and gel electrophoresis. Experience in various areas of sequencing workflow such as operation of Illumina NovaSeq instruments and RNA-seq library preparation for Illumina sequencing. Experience in a core lab setting with demonstrated customer service skills. Required Skill/ability 5:   Ability to be proactive with strong organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines. Posting Position Title:   Research Associate 1, MS Required Skill/ability 3:   Proficiency with basic computer programs such as Word, Excel. Work Week:   Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day) University Job Title:   Research Associate 1 MS Required Skill/ability 1:   Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. Ability to help build and lead a team and to interact well while providing instruction and guidance to a diverse group of personnel. Required Skill/ability 4:   Excellent oral and written communications skills. Strong interpersonal, organizational and customer service skills with the ability to multi-task. Required Skill/ability 2:   Demonstrates a high level of motivation. Master's Degree in a scientific discipline and one year experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

New Haven, Connecticut

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