Research Technician - Job Number: 222126

University of Oklahoma

Oklahoma City, OK

ID: 7107520
Posted: August 8, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Description---

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center is looking for an enthusiastic individual to work in lab and research setting as a Research Technician. The Research Tech will provide assistance to a research staff by conducting simple research experiments, collecting data
and samples, keeping records, conducting literature searches, analyzing data, and preparing reports.


Duties:

Conducts simple research and laboratory analysis to include but not limited to measure and weigh compounds and solutions, isolate, identify and prepare specimens, and collect samples and other research data
Assist in simple clinical research projects collecting data from patients and/or participates in a study or project
Collects various forms of data pertaining to the research project or projects, which could include database information patient consent forms, and/or hard files
Interprets and analyzes data and discusses with principal investigator
Prepares reports concerning the progress of the project
Keeps detailed logs of all research related activities
Conducts literature searches
Conducts data analyses, interprets results, summarizes findings, and presents to Principal Investigator
Performs various duties as needed to successfully fulfill the function of the position

Job Requirements---

Education: Bachelor's Degree in a Biological Science, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, or other health related field

Equivalency/Substitution: Will accept 48 months equivalent experience in lieu of the Bachelor's Degree


Skills:

Working knowledge of how to safely handle and dispose of biohazardous materials or chemicals following Federal, State, and University regulations and guidelines
Detail oriented
Ability to analyze data and keep records
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing
Working Conditions:

Physical: Standing for prolonged periods. Manual dexterity. Reaching, bending, stooping, and walking
Environmental: Laboratory Environment. Exposure to chemicals, biohazardous materials, carcinogens, or other hazardous materials.



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