Advertised Summary Job Description: The incumbent will provide general research support in the Division of Pediatric Surgery. He/She will be assisting in gathering, statistical analysis and drafting of finalized reports and manuscripts.
1.Perform study related data entry. 2.Coordinate the day-to-day activities of research projects. 3.Assist with the collection, processing and shipping of lab/pathology specimens. 4.Prepare documents, grant slips and specimen tubes in preparation for patient study visits. 5.Maintain and organize research charts and help to prepare for monitoring visits. 6.Assist in scheduling appointments. 7.Support other job functions as needed.
General Minimum Qualifications: High School graduate or equivalency certificate. Technical training or equivalency and some related laboratory experience, usually six months.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: 1. Ability to perform work in a neat and orderly manner in accordance with safety regulations 2. Ability to follow simple instructions 3. Basic understanding of elementary science
As a member of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and the Council of Ivy Group Presidents (Ivy League), it is imperative that members of the Columbia University community, in all matters related to the intercollegiate athletics program, exhibit the highest professional standards and ethical behavior with regard to adherence to NCAA, Conference, University, and Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education rules and regulations.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Internal Number: 126_170007
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