Subscribe: The University of Iowa's Professional and Scientific Job Line
http://jobs.uiowa.edu/jobSearch/rss/feeds/pands/research/pands.xml
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
Tags:
checks  clinical research  clinical  conducted  data  duties  iowa city  job duties  job  positions  research  uiowa department 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: The University of Iowa's Professional and Scientific Job Line

The University of Iowa's Professional and Scientific Job Line



All Research Positions currently being advertised at the University of Iowa.



Last Build Date: Thu, 19 Oct 2017 03:35:08 CDT

Copyright: Copyright 2017, The University of Iowa - Human Resources Information Management
 



ASST RESEARCH SCIENTIST/ENGIN(ASSISTANT DIRECTOR, UI CENTRAL NMR FACILITY)Jobs@UIOWA

Wed, 6 Sep 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: ChemistrySalary: $48,546.00 to CommensurateAdvertising Ends On: 01/15/2018Job Duties: To assist in the operation of a Nuclear Magnetic Resonance (NMR) research facility.  Duties will include assisting the Director in the operation, maintenance, user-training and applications support of the spectrometers, accessories and data processing computers of the NMR facility. Perform experiments, simulations, or theoretical investigations.  Perform cryogen fills, check field homogeneity, resolve technical issues, set up and run solid-state NMR experiments. Collect data and evaluate relevance of data. Work independently on basic research tasks with oversight by Unit Director, Faculty or Principal Investigator (PI). Contribute to documentation of equipment and procedures. Maintain, operate and calibrate NMR instrumentation; train users on operation.  Power down/power up instrumentation, check console fans and filters, probe changes, verification of 90o pulse lengths, signal-to-noise ratio and magnetic field homogeneity, assist in troubleshooting and repairing problems with instrumentation. Analyze data for relevance and data integrity. Perform basic data analysis techniques. Compare results of scientific investigations to previously published work. Development of NMR applications and protocols, parameters optimization, small molecule structure analysis; opportunities exist for collaborative research. Prepare manuscripts for contributing author for publication. Present results in departmental seminars and at professional meetings, including NMR conferences. Contribute to new or continuing research, and equipment-acquisition grant proposals, to obtain funding for research activities. Supervise adherence to safety and compliance guidelines when necessary. Provide service to the scientific community, University and General Public. Consult and collaborate with the research community. Participate in public outreach activities as required by funding sources. May participate in national and international meetings within the discipline. Maintain NMR website and web reservations systems, monthly accounting, and NMR related outreach activities. Monthly archival of data. Mentor graduate/undergraduate student staff members. User training – coordinate and train users on the operation of low-field solution and solid-state NMR spectrometers, training teaching assistants and graduate students on equipment, etc. User compliance – check compliance of policies and take educational and corrective measures. **For a detailed job description, please email Christine Stevens (christine-stevens@uiowa.edu).** The Assistant Research Scientist is the first classification in the Research Scientist job family. For more information about this family, visit: https://hris.uiowa.edu/CC_Redesign/driver.php?ACTION=DETAIL&FAMILY=PRJ Note to Applicant: The qualifications for this job posting are described as competencies or the behaviors needed to be successful in performing the duties of the position at a defined proficiency level/standard. The proficiency level required for each qualification is included. Please assure that your application and/or cover letter illustrates the work experience, knowledge, skills and abilities you have that meet each of the required qualifications. Proficiency levels are defined as: Basic Application - Uses basic understanding of the field to perform job duties; may need some guidance on job duties; applies learning to recommend   options to address unusual situations. Working Experience - Successfully completes diverse tasks of the job; applies and enhances knowledge and skill in both usual and unusual issues; needs minimal guidance in addressing unusual situations. Extensive Experience - Performs without assistance; recognized as a resource to others; able to translate complex nuances to others; able to improve processes; focus on broad issues. Expert/Leader - Seen as an expert and/or leader; guides, troubleshoots; has strategic focus; applies knowledge and skill across or in leading m[...]



CLIN TRIALS RSRCH ASST/DATA MG(DATA MANAGER)Jobs@UIOWA

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/26/2017

Job Duties:

BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY:



Serve as a member of the Clinical Research Services  team and assist in the planning, delivery and evaluation of health care provided to research protocol patients; work closely with Clinical Research Coordinators in the collection of data and in close collaboration with multiple departments and offices, including the University Clinical Trials Office; maintain medical documentation, binders and files; manage data entry and electronic data systems for clinical research protocols;  perform labs procedures for clinical trials currently being conducted within the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center (HCCC) at The University of Iowa.  



CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:




  • Functions as a member of the Clinical Research Services team to plan, prioritize, deliver, and evaluate the health care provided to research protocol patients.

  • Prepare, retrieve, store, and ship laboratory specimens and other diagnostic test results.

  • Creates, populates, maintains, and enhances multiple databases containing clinical and research information obtained through review of patient charts and samples, lab reports and other related information and in a manner that complies with Institutional Review Board requirements and in response to physician and research needs and requirements.

  • Assists in the design, development, execution and administration of data entry for protocols and clinical studies.

  • Follows study participants; manages collection of data including maintaining records of patient visits/interviews.

  • Enters protocol patient data on electronic databases ensuring that all prerequisites have been completed and are within the required parameters.

  • Assists in the preparation of research study charts for periodic review by both internal and external monitors.  Assist in follow up of any queries identified in the review.

  • Assists in obtaining and delivering prescription medications from investigational pharmacy.

  • Monitors compliance, gathers and maintains data for pharmaceutical sponsored research trials, in-house trials and cooperative group studies; creates worksheets, treatment flow sheets and assorted tools to provide source documentation of protocol treatment procedures provides follow-up for treatment related complications.

  • Serves as liaison to local physicians/hospitals to facilitate care of protocol patients when hospitalized at outside institutions; obtains documentation of the hospitalizations; provides notification to the Principal Investigator, Study Sponsor, and FDA as required per protocol.

  • Assists in judging validity of data; makes recommendations for change as opportunities for improvement are identified in close collaboration with the clinical research coordinator.

  • Assists in maintaining documentation of protocols and relevant data, follow-up correspondence, and summaries.



Please note: Five professional references will be requested at a later step in the recruitment process.



The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities required of individuals performing this job.  

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



CLINICAL/HC RESEARCH ASSISTANTJobs@UIOWA

Wed, 12 Oct 2016 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Cardiothoracic SurgerySalary: $40,805.00 to CommensurateAdvertising Ends On: Applications are being accepted for consideration; however, the position may be filled at any time.Job Duties: Apply clinical skills requiring a nursing license to deliver and evaluate research protocols and clinical trials in Cardiothoracic Surgery. To participate in the design, execution, and control of cardiothoracic clinical research trials; coordinate the processing and analysis of trials data; coordinate clinical trial protocols and procedures; develop new and/or revised research methodologies; provide supervision of protocol staff. Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities: Assist in the design, development, execution and administration of protocol and clinical studies. Participate in the development of the general research goals and in the planning of the implementation of the clinical trials. Prepares IRB submissions according to University guidelines. Maintains grants’ regulatory files according to granting agency and University policies. Oversee operations of clinical research studies including the recruitment, coordination and scheduling of subject participation and procedures per protocol requirements.  Assist physicians in determining eligibility of patients for research protocols. Perform physical exams and follow-up visits including expanded nursing procedures, as well as, reviewing medical histories, test results and symptoms to determine eligibility or need for treatment, follow-up, and/or referral per research protocols. Enrolls patients on protocol, ensuring that all prerequisites have been completed and are within the required parameters. Organize clinic/study procedures, follow study participants and manage collection of accurate data in a timely manner, keeping data and documentation secure and confidential. Assist and/or direct others in obtaining patient consent to enter protocols and counsel patients and families regarding investigational therapy. Coordinate services/referrals as appropriate with other departments participating in the clinical research as appropriate. Coordinate patient care needs and obtain follow-up information from local physicians or laboratories or appropriate healthcare providers per established research protocols. Serve as a liaison to local physicians/hospitals and collaborating institutions to facilitate care of protocol patients. Assist patients with problems related to their protocol therapy such as consultation when calling concerns related to: returning for emergency evaluation in the case of side effects, assisting with emotional problems or other related issues. Maintain records of services provided and work within individual protocol budgets. Serve as a liaison to the University Business Office to identify exact patient tests and procedures which are paid for by study sponsors, and to assist with questions related to billing for protocol treatment procedures. Perform critical analysis of literature relevant to the clinical trials. Assist in judging validity of data and make recommendations.  Perform complex statistical analysis of data and prepare data for computer analysis.  Use evaluation data to revise and implement change. Assist in the preparation of research papers and manuscripts for publication and presentation at conferences and workshops, and in the writing of project reports, articles and other documents for submission to study sponsors. Supervise protocol research support staff. Applicant Credentials are Subject to VerificationBackground checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.IOWA CITY, IA 52240[...]



CLINICAL/HC RESEARCH ASSISTANT(CLINICAL HEALTH CARE RESEARCH ASSISTANT)Jobs@UIOWA

Mon, 25 Sep 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Internal Medicine

Salary: $40,805.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: Applications are being accepted for consideration; however, the position may be filled at any time.

Job Duties:

Apply clinical skills requiring a RN license to deliver and evaluate research protocols in adult cardiac electrophysiology.  Key areas of responsibility include research/clinical activities, protocol development and study responsibilities, subject recruitment and enrollment, data collection and monitoring, regulatory guidelines and documents, human resources/leadership and financial responsibility.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



CLINICAL/HC RESEARCH ASSISTANT(CLINICAL RESEARCH NURSE)Jobs@UIOWA

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: ICTS - Clinical Research Resources

Salary: $40,805.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/27/2017

Job Duties:

The clinical/ health care research assistant/associate in the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science will be an integral member of the research team in the Department of Internal Medicine. This position will provide support for research in Nephrology by conducting multiple clinical trials with responsibilities including recruitment of research participants, administering research protocols, and collection and analysis of data.



Key Areas of Responsibilities Include:




  • Research/Clinical Activities 

  • Protocol Development and Study Responsibilities

  • Subject Recruitment and Enrollment

  • Data Collection and Monitoring

  • Regulatory Guidelines and Documents

  • Human Resources/Leadership

  • Financial Responsibility



This position will be filled as a Clinical/Health Care Research Assistant (PRA1) or Clinical/Health Care Research Associate (PRA2) based on the qualifications of the successful candidates.



Annual Salary Range:



Clinical/Health Care Research Assistant (PRA1) - $41K to commensurate



Clinical/Health Care Research Associate (PRA2) - 49K to commensurate



Please note regarding references: Five professional references will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



CLINICAL/HC RESEARCH ASSOCIATE(CLINICAL RESEARCH NURSE)Jobs@UIOWA

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: ICTS - Clinical Research Resources

Salary: $48,546.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/27/2017

Job Duties:

The Clinical Research Nurse serves as a clinical research expert and administrative liaison for the Clinical Research Unit. Applies clinical skills requiring specialized licensing to deliver research protocols. Provides professional nursing care, monitor patients within a defined outpatient and/or inpatient setting, and conduct clinical research within parameters of study protocols following established standards and practices. Participate in protocol review, cost analysis, and QA.



Key Areas of Responsibilities Include:




  • Research/Clinical Activities

  • Protocole Development and Study Responsibilities

  • Data Collection and Monitoring

  • Regulatory Guidelines and Documents

  • Human Resources/Leadership



Please note regarding references: Five professional references will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANT(RESEARCH ASSISTANT)Jobs@UIOWA

Tue, 4 Oct 2016 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Internal Medicine

Salary: $18.11 - $20.70/hr

Advertising Ends On: Applications are being accepted for consideration; however, the position may be filled at any time.

Job Duties:

Provide support for the general operation of the diagnostic and research subdivisions of the VA Diagnostic Immunology Lab.  Areas of responsibility include conducting clinical and research experiments on human samples, collecting, analyzing and summarizing data, maintenance and knowledge of the equipment used in the operation of the VA Diagnostic Immunology Lab.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANT(RESEARCH ASSISTANT)Jobs@UIOWA

Wed, 9 Aug 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Biochemistry

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: Applications are being accepted for consideration; however, the position may be filled at any time.

Job Duties:

BASIC FUNCTION AND RESPONSIBILITY



This person will work in the Biochemistry research laboratory of David Price. Exciting projects in the lab use a combination of biochemical, molecular, and cellular approaches that address the regulation of human and viral transcription, especially RNA polymerase II elongation control. This person will be responsible for the generation and interpretation of experimental data and assist in the daily operations of the laboratory.



 



CHARACTERISTIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES





  1. Propagation of human cell lines




  2. Protein purification, SDS-PAGE, and Western blot analysis




  3. DNA plasmid construction and mutagenesis (PCR, DNA purification, bacterial transformations)




  4. Perform library research on topics studied, prepare research materials for reports, and assist in the preparation of papers for publication.




  5. Order general laboratory supplies, maintain equipment, and sustain laboratory organization.




  6. Analyze and interpret data with the help of others in the laboratory, and determine the validity of the results. Keep detailed laboratory notebooks recording experimental data and analyses and present these findings at weekly lab meetings. Recommend further experiments and/or changes in procedures.




  7. Other duties as assigned.



Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANTJobs@UIOWA

Wed, 27 Sep 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Psychological and Brain Sciences

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 11/17/2017

Job Duties:

To assist in research studies examining the cognitive control in human subjects. The lab is especially interested in the processing of errors / unexpected events and their effects on behavior and cognition. Position duties include data management, supervising and training junior lab members, assisting with IRB applications, and performing other research tasks as part of a research team. 



Follow the overall research protocol for the study with regard to recruiting subjects, conducting lengthy EEG, ECoG and LFP recordings, securing data, coding, and processing data for analyses.



Record, organize, check data collected from subjects during sessions.



Assure fidelity with all research protocols.



Order needed supplies, including working with IT team.



Assure compliance with IRB guidelines.



Assist PI and others in submitting IRB applications.



Assure new team members complete certification for human subjects research.



**For a detailed job description, please email Christine Stevens (christine-stevens@uiowa.edu).**



The Research Assistant is the first classification in the Research Professional job family. For more information about this family, visit: https://hris.uiowa.edu/CC_Redesign/driver.php?ACTION=DETAIL&FAMILY=PRK



Note to Applicant: The qualifications for this job posting are described as competencies or the behaviors needed to be successful in performing the duties of the position at a defined proficiency level/standard. The proficiency level required for each qualification is included. Please assure that your application and/or cover letter illustrates the work experience, knowledge, skills and abilities you have that meet each of the required qualifications.



Proficiency levels are defined as:



Basic Application - Uses basic understanding of the field to perform job duties; may need some guidance on job duties; applies learning to recommend   options to address unusual situations.



Working Experience - Successfully completes diverse tasks of the job; applies and enhances knowledge and skill in both usual and unusual issues; needs minimal guidance in addressing unusual situations.



Extensive Experience - Performs without assistance; recognized as a resource to others; able to translate complex nuances to others; able to improve processes; focus on broad issues.



Expert/Leader - Seen as an expert and/or leader; guides, troubleshoots; has strategic focus; applies knowledge and skill across or in leading multiple projects/orgs; demonstrates knowledge of trends in field; leads in developing new processes.



For more information about competencies, visit: http://hr.uiowa.edu/competencies.



 



 

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANTJobs@UIOWA

Mon, 9 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Biology

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/23/2017

Job Duties:

Maintain yeast strains for Candida researchers. Assist in molecular biology experiments dealing with the regulation of phenotypic switching and biofilm formation. Generate and characterize switching and biofilm mutants, maintain mutant and reagent inventories.




  • Perform research experiments in the field of Candida genetics related to phenotypic switching, primarily in the yeast species Candida albicans

  • Maintain yeast strains and mutants

  • Perform PCR and analyze PCR products to assess mutant yeast genotypes or the genotype of plasmids containing genetic constructs needed to generate mutant yeast strains

  • Perform switching experiments under different conditions and record results

  • Perform transformations in yeast and bacteria

  • Utilize recombinant DNA technology to generate mutants



**For a detailed job description, please email Christine Stevens (christine-stevens@uiowa.edu).**



The Research Assistant is the first classification in the Research Professional job family. For more information about this family, visit: https://hris.uiowa.edu/CC_Redesign/driver.php?ACTION=DETAIL&FAMILY=PRK



Note to Applicant: The qualifications for this job posting are described as competencies or the behaviors needed to be successful in performing the duties of the position at a defined proficiency level/standard. The proficiency level required for each qualification is included. Please assure that your application and/or cover letter illustrates the work experience, knowledge, skills and abilities you have that meet each of the required qualifications.



Proficiency levels are defined as:



Basic Application - Uses basic understanding of the field to perform job duties; may need some guidance on job duties; applies learning to recommend   options to address unusual situations.



Working Experience - Successfully completes diverse tasks of the job; applies and enhances knowledge and skill in both usual and unusual issues; needs minimal guidance in addressing unusual situations.



Extensive Experience - Performs without assistance; recognized as a resource to others; able to translate complex nuances to others; able to improve processes; focus on broad issues.



Expert/Leader - Seen as an expert and/or leader; guides, troubleshoots; has strategic focus; applies knowledge and skill across or in leading multiple projects/orgs; demonstrates knowledge of trends in field; leads in developing new processes.



For more information about competencies, visit: http://hr.uiowa.edu/competencies.



 

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANT(RESEACH ASSISTANT)Jobs@UIOWA

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Internal Medicine

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/27/2017

Job Duties:

Provide support for research by conducting experiments, collecting and analyzing results and performing operational duties associated with the laboratory.  Support cell biological and immunological studies related to the onset and progression of inflammation-associated diseases and cancers.  Focus on tumor necrosis factor (TNF)α signaling in innate immunity and inflammatory disease as well as epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) activation with an emphasis on its role in cancer development and progression. Utilize mouse models and the techniques of molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, and cell culture.  Key areas of responsibilities include conducting research activities/experiments, collecting, analyzing and summarizing data, preparing reports, contributing to manuscripts/publications, administrative and project management, facilities and equipment management, and supervision/staffing.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANT(RESEACH ASSISTANT)Jobs@UIOWA

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Internal Medicine

Salary: $18.65 - $20.90/hr

Advertising Ends On: 10/26/2017

Job Duties:

Provide support for research by conducting experiments, collecting and analyzing results and performing operational duties associated with the laboratory.  Support cell biological and immunological studies related to the onset and progression of inflammation-associated diseases and cancers.  Focus on tumor necrosis factor (TNF)α signaling in innate immunity and inflammatory disease as well as epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) activation with an emphasis on its role in cancer development and progression. Utilize mouse models and the techniques of molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, and cell culture.  Key areas of responsibilities include conducting research activities/experiments, collecting, analyzing and summarizing data, preparing reports, contributing to manuscripts/publications, administrative and project management, facilities and equipment management, and supervision/staffing.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANT(RESEARCH ASSISTANT: PSYCHIATRY)Jobs@UIOWA

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Psychiatry

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/24/2017

Job Duties:

RESEARCH ASSISTANT



Basic Function and Responsibility



The lab of Dr. Jake Michaelson is looking for a talented and driven researcher to join our multi-disciplinary team and lead recruitment efforts for a project focused on twice-exceptional individuals (academically gifted with an accompanying neurodevelopmental condition). The successful applicant will serve as a liaison between the Michaelson lab and the Belin-Blank Center’s Assessment and Counseling Clinic as well as several other faculty leaders, including the director of the Iowa Neuroscience Institute. The researcher’s efforts will be oriented towards recruitment of subjects with very high cognitive ability, including individuals with high cognitive ability and an autism spectrum disorder. This position offers a rewarding combination of involvement in cutting-edge research and client interaction.



Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities




  • Enroll patients in research projects, which will include a consent process and collection of salivary DNA samples

  • Perform structured interviews with research participants

  • Review psychoeducational records of clients diagnosed with ASD

  • Enter data from psychoeducational records of clients

  • Maintain databases containing research data

  • Interface with clinicians and other UIHC staff to obtain other patient specimens for processing in the lab

  • Participate in the lab’s community engagement and outreach efforts

  • Facilitate the creation and maintenance of IRB protocols

  • General administrative tasks as assigned

  • Manage undergraduate research assistants

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANT(RESEARCH ASSISTANT)Jobs@UIOWA

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Neurology

Salary: $37,313.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/31/2017

Job Duties:

Work as the primary research assistant in the Iowa Neuroscience Institute's Neuromodulation Research Program of Excellence in Neuromodulation. This is a unique opportunity to work with human Parkinson's disease and schizophrenia patients bringing together EEG, TMS, brain imaging, and unique intraoperative human neurophysiology.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSISTANTJobs@UIOWA

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: ICTS - Clinical Research Resources

Salary: $18.00 - $24.00/hr

Advertising Ends On: 10/30/2017

Job Duties:

Conduct clinical research within parameters of study protocols through the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science Clinical Research Coordinator Core. Recruit research subjects, coordinate appointments, accumulate records, evaluate and store data, review case report forms, and assist in protocol development.



Key Ares of Responsibility Include:




  • Research

  • Experiments, Investigations, Evaluations

  • Collect, Analyze and Summarize Data, Prepare Reports, Contribute to Manuscripts, Publications

  • Administrative and Project Management

  • Financial Responsibility

  • Supervision/Staffing



Please note regarding references: Five professional references will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSOCIATE(RESEARCH ASSOCIATE)Jobs@UIOWA

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery

Salary: $40,805.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: Applications are being accepted for consideration; however, the position may be filled at any time.

Job Duties:

Provide support for hearing loss research by conducting experiments, collecting and analyzing results and performing operational duties associated with the laboratory (bench and field), animal or human research. Key areas of responsibilities include conducting research into gene discovery and function, collecting, analyzing and summarizing data, preparing reports, contributing to manuscripts/publications, administrative and project management, facilities and equipment management, and supervision/staffing.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH ASSOCIATEJobs@UIOWA

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Pathology

Salary: $40,805.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/20/2017

Job Duties:

Become a member of our team – a team that is changing medicine and changing lives! The Department of Pathology is currently accepting applications for a Research Associate.  This position will perform a variety of laboratory procedures involving numerous steps and detailed techniques.  Plans research projects.  Tabulates experimental results, maintain accurate complete records of work performed, and takes an active role in the analysis of data.  Functions independently with ease and confidence. Is able to communicate clearly and precisely, to other members of our research team and to personnel outside of our laboratory.



Please note regarding references: The selected candidate should be prepared to provide 5 professional references upon request.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH MANAGERJobs@UIOWA

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Epidemiology

Salary: $55,000.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 10/26/2017

Job Duties:

Research




  • Manage multiple research projects requiring high levels of functional integration.

  • Critically review literature for the purposes of furthering the research and developing new hypotheses in conjunction with the Program Director.

  • Contribute to preparation and renewal of IRB protocol submissions or equivalent protocol submissions.



Conduct Experiments




  • Support epidemiologic and experimental research and manage all phases of the research projects.

  • Maintain confidentiality of data collected.



Analyze and Summarize Data; Prepare Reports; Contribute to Manuscripts, Publications




  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques to monitor progress and prepare progress reports.

  • Contribute to research projects as evidenced by documented recognition in publications as an author or for technical assistance.

  • Participate in quality control efforts and implementation of ongoing technical and operational changes.



Administrative and Project Management




  • Facilitate the ultimate success of research projects by working to monitor cost, scheduled progress, and project performance.

  • Manage changes to project scope, project schedule, and project budget using appropriate tools and techniques.

  • Establish deadlines to ensure research protocol requirements are met.

  • Manage complex processes, external relationship development, and project/process leadership.



Facilities and Equipment Management




  • Prepare short- and long-term plans for all aspects of assigned research projects.

  • Participate in public relations activities, including conducting presentations in educational programs.



Supervision/Staffing




  • Work with the Program Director to manage the performance of research staff.

  • Ensure research staff compliance with UI policies and procedures.

  • Collaborate with all staff to create and maintain a high quality research program.



Note:  Five (5) professional references may be requested at a later step in the process. 

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



RESEARCH SUPPORT SPECIALISTJobs@UIOWA

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: IIHR Hydroscience Engineering

Salary: $45,000.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: 11/02/2017

Job Duties:

Position Specific Summary: The successful candidate will contribute to the research mission of IIHR–Hydroscience & Engineering by providing support to faculty and research staff for pre-award grant management, as well as back-up support for some post-award activities.



Duties will include the following: review grant and contract solicitations to assess eligibility and submission requirements; develop and monitor submission timelines; develop budgets and budget justifications; enter/upload proposal information into electronic submission and tracking systems; work with external collaborators to obtain subaward/vendor submission materials; review proposals for completion and adherence to program guidelines; and route proposals to the Division of Sponsored Programs for review and submission. The successful candidate may also assist individual investigators and teams of investigators in finding and securing external and internal research funding.



This individual will initiate internal processes to establish subawards. He or she may also prepare and submit financial and material reports and schedules for university and granting agencies; may monitor budgets; establish fiscal controls; prepare fund allocations to comply with internal and sponsor deadlines; and analyze, monitor, and report financial data, information, and reports.



In addition, duties may include the following: ensure submission of budgets and other elements adhere to UI guidelines; and monitor compliance with contract/grant terms in accordance with university policies and state and federal regulations.



The successful applicant will also organize meetings for multi-PI proposal teams; maintain an archive of final reports for IIHR-sponsored research activities; maintain internal record of sponsored research activities; and develop and run reports for IIHR’s sponsored research activities.



He or she will serve as liaison between IIHR researchers and the Division of Sponsored Programs and with external funding agencies related to supporting research.



In addition, he or she may provide direction, assignments, feedback, and coaching to assure desired outcomes are achieved.



Please assure that your application/resume and/or cover letter illustrates the work experience, knowledge, skills and abilities you have that meet each of the required qualifications. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of credential verification and a criminal background check.



References: Five professional references will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240



STATISTICIAN/BIOSTATISTICIAN(BIOSTATISTICIAN)Jobs@UIOWA

Fri, 6 Oct 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Center for Public Health StatisticsSalary: CommensurateAdvertising Ends On: 10/20/2017Job Duties: Work with state partners and Center for Public Health Statistics (CPHS) staff in web and paper form design for data collection. Work with CPHS staff on database design for data storage and retrieval for new or modified studies. Participate in the development of methods for organizing, documenting, and archiving statistical analysis programs, data sets, and results; to work closely with other CPHS programming and research staff in conducting analyses and archiving results. Work with CPHS staff to anticipate and address longitudinal data compatibility issues, as the data collection requirements of long-term project will change over time. Recommend areas for data analysis and methods of analysis that could be used to accomplish goals of CPHS projects.  Assist in judging the validity of data obtained and to recommend additional tests and/or modifications to the analysis. Write, test, document, and implement computer programs which perform simple and complex statistical analyses and other computations. Take responsibility for knowing the data reporting and vouching requirements mandated by project contracts, and incorporate that information into project programming and recommendations.   Communicate regularly with investigators at collaborating institutions, including the Iowa Department of Public Health and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, regarding data analytic requirements and issues; to determine appropriate analysis techniques for answering the questions of interest; to communicate results to investigators and partners in writing (e.g., staff at the Iowa Department of Public Health). Write reports of statistical analyses and to prepare written materials for funding agencies and others (e.g., CDC, IDPH, NIH, AHRQ). Present results of analyses at investigators' meetings and other forums. Perform library research on specified topics, including validated survey questions, accessing nationally and internationally public data, and statistical methods and trends applicable to CPHS projects. Evaluate data management and statistical options, methods and trends and apply them in CPHS data analysis as appropriate; to prepare bibliographies, abstracts, and written justifications for such choices. Assist in the preparation of research papers and manuscripts for publication and presentation at conferences and meetings; to assist in writing project reports, grant applications, articles, and other documents. Prepare data presentations for conferences, meetings, or for publications which consist of charts, graphs, tables, or other illustrations to facilitate the interpretation of data findings. Write programs to generate data summaries and data listings for reports.    NOTE regarding references:  Five (5) professional references may be requested at a later stage in the hiring process. Applicant Credentials are Subject to VerificationBackground checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.IOWA CITY, IA 52240[...]



VETERINARIAN(CLINICAL VETERINARIAN)Jobs@UIOWA

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:00:00 CDT

Department: Office of Animal Resources

Salary: $76,507.00 to Commensurate

Advertising Ends On: Applications are being accepted for consideration; however, the position may be filled at any time.

Job Duties:

The Office of Animal Resources, which provides husbandry and veterinary care of all research animals at the University of Iowa, invites applications for the position of Clinical Veterinarian.  Our growing animal care program provides a great opportunity to demonstrate and enhance your skill as a clinician and interact with research staff working on a variety of medical and behavioral research.  The University of Iowa offers competitive salary and excellent benefits.  See Why Iowa for more information about why UI may be the right career choice for you and you will enjoy working and living in Iowa City.



In this position, you will:




  • Manage and perform duties related to the veterinary care of various animal species including rodents, farm animals and aquatic species.

  • Manage preventive medicine programs including rodent sentinel, vendor surveillance and quarantine programs.

  • Manage programs for pre- and postoperative care, anesthesia, analgesia, and euthanasia.

  • Provide guidance of protocol development for compliance with regulatory requirements.

  • Perform veterinary review, including grant comparison, of protocols submitted to the IACUC.

  • Participate in IACUC facility/programmatic evaluations.

  • Provide training to research and caretaker staff.

  • Supervise veterinary technician staff.



Notes to applicant:




  • Five professional references will be requested and required at a later step in the recruitment process.

  • Salary with experience to Commensurate.

Applicant Credentials are Subject to Verification
Background checks(criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates for all positions in UI Hospitals and Clinics. Background checks may also be conducted for other positions.


IOWA CITY, IA 52240