Research Asst II- Sarcoma Medical Oncology

Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
September 14 2021
Ref
143073
Discipline
Health Sciences
Organization Type
Healthcare/Hospital
The primary purpose of the Research Assistant II position is to assist PI with scientific research projects focused on vascular sarcomas.

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES
Research Projects
● Assists PI with scientific research projects focused on vascular sarcomas
● Reads literature and confers with PI regarding new research methods and modifies them according to the needs of the project
● Functions, under supervision, in the design and initiation of research projects
● Assists in research activity for assigned project and training for research personnel
● Submits project results to PI in a timely manner
● Performs other duties pertaining to clinical research as instructed by the PI

Compliance/Regulatory Coordination
● Maintain all regulatory documents for all research projects
● Assist in responding to compliance-related queries as needed

Publications

● Utilizes technical writing ability to assist in the composition of abstracts, manuscripts, research projects, reports and other medical/scientific correspondence under the direction of study investigator
● Editing and/or writing sections of protocols, grants and reports as directed by study investigators
● Summarizes findings from the literature, prepares reports and presentations for scientific meetings and conferences
● Reviewing manuscripts before submission to publishing companies

Other duties as assigned

Required Education: Bachelor's degree with major course works in one of the basic sciences.

Preferred Education:
Master's Level Degree

Experience:
Two years of experience in scientific or experimental research work. No experience required with preferred degree.

Preferred Experience: Five years of experience in scientific or experimental research work. No experience required with preferred degree.

Onsite Presence: Is Required

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

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