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|Research Assistant Intern (Human Genetics)|
Company: University of Miami Health System
Location: Coral Gables, FL
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 09/18/2021
Expire Date: 11/18/2021
Job Categories: Other
Research Assistant Intern (Human Genetics)|
About This Position
The University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine's Department of Human Genetics has an exciting opportunity for a Research Assistant Intern. The Research Assistant Intern will perform a variety of c
omplex technical duties involved in conducting physical, chemical, biological and other research laboratory tests, experiments and determinations to obtain data for research purposes.
Compile, analyze, document and draw tentative conclusions from experimental results.
Confer with principal investigator to review work assignments and develop plans for research experiments; make minor modifications to existing laboratory procedures and techniques to meet the needs of the particular experiment as required.
Review laboratory methods manual, scientific journals, abstracts and other literature for information applicable to research experiments.
Determine and set up instruments, material and apparatus and operate laboratory equipment required for specific tests.
Obtain, prepare, mount, and stain tissue and other substances for microscopic examination.
Prepare culture media, chemicals,
agents and solutions. Maintain sufficient inventory of material, supplies, and equipment for performance of duties; clean and maintain laboratory equipment.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
High school diploma or equivalent
One year of relevant experience
Skill in collecting, organizing, and analyzing data.
Ability to recognize, analyze, and solve a variety of problems.
Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.
Any relevant education, certifications and/or work experience may be considered.
Please note that temporary positions such as internships are not eligible to enroll into the University's employee benefits plan.