Research Scientist

Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Columbus, OH
Closing date
Jan 24, 2022

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Job Title: Research Scientist

Department: Medicine | IM Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Job Description
Research Scientist conceptualizes, designs, implements and directs research projects in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism within the Department of Internal Medicine; develops, writes and submits grant proposals of original research as principal investigator to extramural funding agencies to obtain significant salary and research support from outside funding agencies; develops, adopts and implements new laboratory methods; develops hypothesis and experimental approach to hypothesis testing; plans, designs and conducts complex experiments; extracts, compiles, analyzes and evaluates data to establish relevance to the problems being evaluated; administers grants; directs and manages grant budgets; manages laboratory; writes manuscripts, articles, abstracts and research reports for publication in peer-reviewed journals; attends and presents research findings at national and international scientific conferences; develops and conducts educational workshops, lectures and seminars; collaborates with other researchers in determining research priorities and planning programs of research; trains junior investigators, post-doctoral researchers, graduate students and technicians within laboratory; participates in supervision of research staff.

Minimum Education Required
Doctorate (Academic) or equivalent combination of education and experience

Required Qualifications
Doctoral degree required; Extensive experience in a biological/health science research capacity required; demonstrated ability to be a competent and productive researcher as evidenced by peer-reviewed publication record, citation of research by others, presentations to scientific organizations and contributions to the research field; knowledge of sophisticated research techniques in cardiovascular science required. Requires successful completion of a background check. Selected candidate may be requested to complete a pre-employment physical including a drug screen.

Additional Information:

Location: Biomedical Research Tower (0112)

Position Type: Regular

Scheduled Hours: 40

Shift: First Shift

Salary Grade: Negotiable Grade Profile Annual

Final candidates are subject to successful completion of a background check. A drug screen or physical may be required during the post offer process.

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