Job Family: Professional
Series: Research Professional
Job Code: 3301, 3302
This job standard may be part of one or more career progressions within the Research Professional Series.
Coordinate and implement advanced research, technical, and complex data analysis; oversee research activities or facilities in support of designated University research initiatives.
The duties listed are not all-inclusive. Duties assigned to individual employees may vary.
Coordinate and implement advanced research, technical, and complex data
analysis; oversee research activities or facilities in support of
designated University research initiatives; use judgment in prioritizing workflow and
applying research procedures with general guidance; develop
protocols, systems, research proposals and evaluation methods and instruments;
plan and oversee research activities, validate methods, and evaluate progress
Conduct research and provide highly complex technical assistance; serve as primary resource for internal and external constituents regarding research techniques and procedures, research laboratories, specialized instrumentation and equipment, and ensure compliance with research protocols; oversee and authorize budget expenditures.
Perform complex analysis and interpret research data; determine data needs and develop and assess quality assurance methods and standards to ensure data integrity; create and maintain evaluation documentation, files, and records; prepare statistical and administrative reports.
Plan, design, and develop research objectives, projects, new protocols, experiments, and grant proposals in collaboration with researchers; conduct literature searches; prepare reports for journal publications and presentations; author or co-author manuscripts; assist in development of related manuals and scientific documentation.
Provide administrative supervision to University staff and/or functional supervision to designated employees and/or affiliates.
Education and experience equivalent to:
Master's degree in specific or related science and three to five years' related experience required.
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