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|Department||Surgery-Acute Care Surgery 50003925|
|Business Unit(College/Institute)||College of Medicine|
|Work Schedule||M-F 8-4:30 w/some weekends and evenings|
|Requisition Category||Research - Academic|
|Requisition Title||Research Assistant|
|Job Title/Academic Rank||Research Assistant|
|Additional Requisition Title|
|Appointment Type||A1 - REG OTHER ACAD SAL|
|Salary Range||Salary Commensurate with Experience|
|Job/EEO Category||Professional Non-Faculty (Includes Other Academic)|
|Job Requisition Begin Date||07/11/2023|
We are seeking a Research Assistant to contribute to both basic science and clinical research activities in the Division of Acute Care Surgery (Trauma, Emergency General Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care). The successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating and conducting high-quality research, developing a sophisticated understanding of trauma and acute care surgery, and effectively communicating research findings through presentations and publications. Key responsibilities will encompass planning and implementing a variety of research projects, in addition to documenting and evaluating these activities. The Research Assistant will also be required to ensure adherence to best clinical practices and research protocols. This position offers an opportunity for candidates to deepen their knowledge in trauma/acute care surgery, while playing a vital role in advancing research within our division.
MD, DO, or equivalent
Experience with statistical data analysis, clinical research process, clinical data collection, surgical experience with animals.
|Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.||Office environment, Lab environment, Clinical environment|
|Other working environment||
|Bending, stooping, twisting||Occasionally|
|Kneeling||Up to 2 hours|
|Standing||Up to 2 hours|
|Squatting||Up to 2 hours|
|Walking||Up to 2 hours|
|Working on or around moving machinery||No|
|Changes of temperature/humidity||No|
|Work with laboratory animals||Yes|
|Operating hand/power tools||No|
|If you answered yes to any area above, please explain||
The successful candidate will be responsible for collection of blood and/or body fluid samples from human subjects. Chemical hazard exposure will be limited to those agents commonly found in a basic science laboratory, for which training and MSDS information will be provided in detail prior to potential exposure. Wearing PPE may be required in some clinical environments to collect blood and/or body fluid samples from human subjects. This position offers the opportunity to participate in basic science research involving animals models including (but not limited to) swine and rodents.
|If you selected any area above, please explain||
Experiments involve methods of dissection or techniques that require repetitive grasping of tools (e.g., forceps and micropipettes) and fine manipulation.
|Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.|
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(Open Ended Question)
|Date Posted||July 11, 2023|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
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