Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Research Assistant - Immunology Center Job

Job Number: TMH14022

Job Title: Research Assistant- Immunology Center

Department: 2MINF Kantor HCC - 7861010

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s Degree.

Basic computer knowledge, i.e., being able to navigate through PC software, typing/word processing and completing spreadsheet/data entry.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


Interviewing experience.

Two years experience in counseling, education and/or outreach, including work with the specific or related study population preferred.

Conducts experiments and attends to laboratory procedures according to established protocols and research methodology. Participates in the design of experimental protocols to achieve the scientific objectives to allow quantitative and qualitative evaluation and interpretation of data obtained. Assists in lab maintenance procedures. Gathers and tabulates graphs, develops explanatory charts, and analyzes data applying statistical methodology using statistical and spreadsheet software applications. Participates in interpretation of results through laboratory meetings, and conferences with supervisors and other researchers. Reviews literature pertaining to research being conducted in the scientific areas of interest. Assists in writing grants, presentations and papers for publication based on research performed. Participates in training of personnel in laboratory and analysis methods and assays.