Essential Functions: Assists the Principal Investigator in designing protocols and supervising technical staff to complete research projects. Using their extensive research experience, they conduct independent research which may result in scholarly publications and perform technical presentations at scientific meetings. They also complete technical laboratory and/or field experimental procedures and help maintain the laboratory.Perform scientific techniques, research or experiment protocols.Design and perform experiments.Mentor and supervise junior students in technical techniques.Lab management such as ordering supplies.Writes methods for the PI to use in a grant or other related papers.Verbal communication on status with PIs, Post Docs.Assist the PI in designing protocols.Supervise technical staff.Conduct independent research which may result in scholarly publication.Present at scientific meetings.
Qualifications: PhD required in Biology or Biological Sciences.Previous work experience in project management, laboratory information, research or clinic operations required.Must be able to maintain accurate research records for quality control and study participant data reporting.Must be able to work independently as well as in a team setting.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Must have excellent organizational, multi-tasking and time-management skills
Internal Number: 76_208295
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.