University of Colorado – School of Medicine
Professional Research Assistant
The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.
_Nature of Work_
PRA level with special requirements for handling of biological tissue and fluid specimens and clinical and research data for ongoing research projects in the Biorepository Core Facility.
_Examples of Work Performed_
Collection and processing of tissue and body fluid specimens from clinical and surgical procedures.
Annotation of collection characteristics for collected materials.
Physical and digital inventory management
Data collection and management from clinical and research sources
Tissue analysis and distribution for research projects
_Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities_
Candidate must display the capacity for complex problem solving and the ability to retain advanced instructions in a clinical and laboratory setting. Working experience with tissue and body fluid specimen, HIPAA regulations and patient related research, Microsoft operating systems, and data management and entry is essential. The ability to navigate stairs and lift 40 lbs. is required.
_Salary and Benefits:_
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located atEmployee Services.
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_Diversity and Equity:_
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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
The successful candidate will have at minimum a BA/BS and preferably additional training or experience in the handling of biological specimens and patient related research.
Organization: *U0001 -- DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS
Title: Professional Research Asst
Requisition ID: 15670