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Research Assistant

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Position Information

Title Research Assistant
Location Vallejo, CA
Department TUC Basic Sciences
Position Number 3S9917
Job Description

The Research Assistant will be responsible for clinical research coordination, and will assist with sample processing and data analysis.

Job Duties

-Responsible for coordinating clinical research in Metabolic Research Center (MRC; directly working with MRC staff for scheduling subject screening, study dates, and study setup.
-Responsible for assisting with sample processing, organization and storage.
-Responsible for assisting with sample analysis and data management.

Required Qualifications


-A minimum of a BS or BA in biochemistry or one of the biosciences, on year laboratory experience.
-Professional communication skills; oral and written and basic math skills are required.
-Strong analytical skills, knowledgeable in physiology, biochemistry and chemistry.
-General computer skills and ability to use Microsoft Office.


-Detail oriented, has ability to work to deadlines, able to work semi-independently, is punctual and honest.
-Can use language effectively to gather information and facilitate the exchange of ideas.
-Exhibits respect and is understanding of others to maintain professional relationships.
-Takes responsibility for actions and shows that one is reliable and trustworthy.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands


Special Conditions for Eligibility
EEO Statement

Touro College and University System is committed to providing all persons equal opportunity in education and employment, and to ensuring a safe and non-discriminatory educational and work environment in compliance with Title IX of the Higher Education Amendments of 1972 (“Title IX”), Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Violence Against Women Act (“VAWA”), the New York State Education Law, and other applicable laws. It is the policy of the College to prohibit unlawful discrimination in employment and in the administration of College programs, services, activities, and admissions on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

FLSA Non-Exempt
Salary Detail

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S00192P
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Special Instructions to Applicant

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter