RESEARCH SCIENTIST/ENGINEER - ASSISTANT
University of Washington Seattle, WA Full-time Engineering
Posted on June 21, 2020
|Department:||PULMONARY, CRITICAL CARE, AND SLEEP MEDICINE|
|Closing Info:||Open Until Filled|
|Salary:||Salary is commensurate with experience and education|
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The University of Washington's Division Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine is seeking a Research Scientist Assistant (1.0 FTE) based at the UW Harborview Medical Center Research Campus. The lab is investigating risk of development of organ dysfunction in the critically ill population with particular focus on COVID 19 interactions with kidney and pulmonary injury. Projects involve processing of primary human blood and urine and completing biomarker measurements. Required to interact in a collaborative manner with other team members to accomplish organizational goals, and expected to contribute to group efforts in all areas.
Working under the oversight of the principal investigator and senior research scientist, the RSA will perform specimen processing and biomarker assays (60%), specimen management (30%), and data analysis (10%)
Specimen processing and biomarker assays:
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration.
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