Research Professional Specialist
Click the Facebook, Google+ or LinkedIn icons to share this job with your friends or contacts. Click the Twitter icon to tweet this job to your followers. Click the link button to view the URL of the job, which then can be copied and pasted into an e-mail or other document.
Chicago, IL 60290
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO READ THE JOB POSTING IN ITS ENTIRETY AS IT REFLECTS BOTH THE UNIVERSITY ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES, FOLLOWED BY THE SPECIFIC DESCRIPTION.
ABOUT THE UNIT
Responsible for all aspects of research projects and research facilities. Plans and conducts clinical and non-clinical research; facilitates and monitors daily activities of clinical trials or research projects. Directs engineering and technical support activities to develop and maintain tools and computational methods needed to gather and analyze data.
CAREER TRACK AND JOB LEVEL
Facilitates and promotes a research project or contributes to the scientific direction of a research resource.
P3: Requires in-depth knowledge and experience. Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external University issues to improve products or services. Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions. Works independently, receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.
The job develops and implements programs to promote a research project or contributes to the scientific direction of a research resource.
1) Serves as a resource for collecting data and performing analysis. Facilitates and promotes a research project by providing scientific or intellectual information., 2) Develops laboratory protocols and training on new techniques. Manage, analyze and make recommendations on complex data sets for research., 3) Creates first drafts for scientific writing and publications, including protocols and grants., 4) Trains and mentors laboratory personnel., 5) Performs other related work as needed.
1) Uses multi-electrode neurophysiological techniques to record activity of groups of neurons from multiple brain areas during performance of behavioral tasks that require learning, memory and decision making.
2) Demonstrated experience in writing manuscripts, and contributing to writing research grants.
1) Knowledge in relevant scientific field
2) Knowledge of research techniques or methods
HEALTH SCREEN REQUIRED
MOTOR VEHICLE RECORD INQUIRY REQUIRED
REMOVE FROM POSTING ON OR BEFORE
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University’s Notice of Nondiscrimination.
Staff Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-5800 or submit a request via Applicant Inquiry Form.
The University of Chicago’s Annual Security & Fire Safety Report (Report) provides information about University offices and programs that provide safety support, crime and fire statistics, emergency response and communications plans, and other policies and information. The Report can be accessed online at: http://securityreport.uchicago.edu. Paper copies of the Report are available, upon request, from the University of Chicago Police Department, 850 E. 61st Street, Chicago, IL 60637.
Employer’s Job# JR07097
Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.