Research Assistant

Location
WASHINGTON, District of Columbia-WASHINGTON
Posted
May 15, 2021
Closes
Jun 19, 2021
Ref
2100012M
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Performs a variety of routine and specialized laboratory tests, specimen preparations, and experimental procedures for the purpose of research as directed.

Qualifications

Specific Requirements and Preferences
Currently enrolled in a BS degree in biology, chemistry or closely related major .

Specific Requirements and Preferences
Prior research experience. .

Required Skills/Knowledge
MS Computer Skills Previous coursework in science and mathema

Functional Accountabilities

Responsible Conduct of Research
1. Consistently demonstrate adherence to the standards for the responsible conduct of research.
2. Maintain confidentiality of data as required.
3. Plan, conduct, and manage research projects within the federal and institutional regulations and policies under the direction of the principal investigator or supervisors.
4. Responsible for appropriate use of research funds and resources.
5. Comply with all annual job-related training requirements.

Performs routine clinical and laboratory work
1. Perform routine tests under the direction of principal investigator or supervisor.
2. Record and check results for completeness and accuracy.
3. Perform tasks that may require familiarity with fundamental techniques and equipment.
4. Adhere to all applicable policies and procedures.
5. Attend courses, seminars, and lab meetings as assigned to expand knowledge of research and laboratory techniques.

Maintains records
1. Maintain a log of work performed, compile and help analyze data.
2. Prepare charts, graphs, and results of studies.
3. Maintain all required records, reports, statistics, etc.
4. Maintain and update department policies regarding procedures, objectives, safety etc.

Childrens National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer that evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

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