Essential Functions: Works closely with the Principal Investigators of grants and clinical trials in the Prostate Cancer Research Team Involved with writing applications for funding to government agencies, pharmaceutical companies, and philanthropic agencies Stays at the forefront of advances in prostate cancer research in both basic science and cancer clinical trial treatments Be highly creative and flexible, assume a diverse and substantial workload, yet maintain careful attention to detail with minimal supervision Reach out and communicate with wide range of individuals including doctors, researchers, vice presidents, and associate center directors, etc. Work independently and act as a liaison between departments Work beyond normal business hours, such as selected evening events or weekend symposiums.
Qualifications: Bachelor's degree required for Research Assistant in Biological Sciences. Ph.D. required for Research Associate in health sciences or related field.Minimum five years experience actively writing scientific papers/reports Minimum five years experience in literature searches and review; experience in clinical research
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