Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Post Doctoral Research Associate Job

Job Number: RIH18901

Job Title: Post Doctoral Research Associate

Department: 1PSYC Vancura HCC - 7711003

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator, and within established policies and procedures, performs scientific investigative research in biomedical areas related to patient care; participates in the design of' experimental protocols and research directions and develops new procedures to carry out established research objectives; collects and analyzes data using bioinformatic, phylogenetic and statistical methodology; executes existing protocols and develops new experimental methodologies to carry out established research objectives; researches literature in the field; writes manuscripts, presentations and grants in line with the research goals and based on the research performed.


PhD and/or MD required


5 years' professional research experience with focused experience in molecular diagnostics.

Completion of a qualified national certification exam toward fulfillment of Rhode Island Clinical Laboratory License, desirable.