Research Student

Summary:

The Research Student reports to the Principal Investigator providing assistance to the project staff as needed.  

 

Responsibilities:

Lifespan employees are expected to embrace Lifespan's mission of "Delivering health with care" and successfully role model Lifespan's values of Compassion Accountability Respect and Excellence as these guide our everyday actions with patients customers and one another.

 

Conducts research protocols in conjunction with project staff which may include but is not limited to data entry running assays culturing cells working on animal models helping with laboratory maintenance and presenting project results as necessary.

 

Maintains quality assurance safety environmental and infection control in accordance with established hospital department policies procedures and objectives.

 

Performs other related duties as required.

 

Other information:

BASIC KNOWLEDGE:

 

Must be a matriculating student in a 4-year college program.

 

EXPERIENCE:

 

No experience needed.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:


Normal laboratory environment - requires standing bending sitting use of major and minor equipment and computers.  Sufficient visual acuity and manual dexterity to use computer keyboard and other common laboratory and office equipment.

 

INDEPENDENT ACTION:

 

Incumbent functions independently within established laboratory protocol guidelines and/or human subject guidelines referring specific problems to supervisor where clarification of departmental policies and procedures may be required.

 

Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex national origin age ethnicity sexual orientation ancestry genetics gender identity or expression disability protected veteran or marital status.   Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

 

Location: Rhode Island Hospital USA:RI:Providence

 

Work Type: Part Time

 

Shift: 1

 

Union: Non-Union