Essential Functions: The Department of Internal Medicine is seeking a highly qualified individual to contribute to the operational success of a research laboratory in the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care and Sleep Medicine. The successful applicant will report directly to the related WSU/VA Principal Investigator(s) and be expected to continually update them as to their individual progress of work.Specific tasks include:Recruiting subjects for sleep research studiesInstrumentation of participants for sleep studies including screening, spirometry, PSG and ventilationRaw data analysis and preparation for PI to investigatePresentation of raw data to research committee on weekly basisPreparation of manuscripts and publication of scientific articlesPreparation and completion of IRB forms/applications and follow up on renewals of research protocolsTraining/Educating trainees in research methodologyAssisting in maintaining and purchasing necessary research equipmentAssisting in the completion of research studies, consent completion and required regulatory documentation of funded studiesRelated duties as assigned
Qualifications: Doctoral Degree3-5 Years of related laboratory experienceAbility to write manuscripts/journal articles through final draftOutstanding oral and written communication skills
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