Research Specialist II
General Summary/Purpose The department of Dermatology is seeking aResearch Specialist IIwhowill develop, conduct and evaluatescientific research in alaboratory environment.Will have a working understanding of the context andimplicationsof the research in order to applyand interprettheoretical knowledge necessaryto conduct research. The range of duties includes, but is not limitedto: project planning,experimental design, developingmethodology, conducting procedures,modifying procedures as needed, data collectionand analysis, overall laboratorymanagement, and projectmanagement, preparing reports, and communication and instruction.Workmay include the training and supervision of staff, students and others in performing specific techniques or phases of experiments.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Develops experimental designs and has primary responsibilityforplanning, implementation,evaluation and interpretation results. The designprocessmay be in collaboration withthePI, laboratory manager or
Identifies problems,troubleshoots and analyzes variations observed and reportedin regular testing protocols;modifies, refines or adapts techniques and procedures;modifies and/or adjusts quality controlmeasures.
Coordinates and/or conductsmultiple, concurrent assignments or amulti-faceted project.
Compiles, analyzes, and interpretsresearchdata using various computer software applications.
Monitorsdocumentation of re