The Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute at West Virginia University seeking applications for a part-time Research Aide. This position is responsible for gathering data for purpose of research initiative, assist with literature searches, perlorms analysis of research data and summarized information.
To be successful in this position. the ideal candidate will:
Assist screen, select, and schedule subjects
Assist with running experiments
Test equipment and resolve basic problems within guidelines
Operate experimental equipment (e.g. video recorder, galvanometer)
Administer an evaluative instrument
Assist with collecting. code/plot and analyze data
Organize, analyze, and communicate dat
Read and summarize related literature
Attend training sessions and staff meetings
Pay Grade: 10
Associate's degree; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Gathering and formatting data
Assist in research projects
Operate a computer and other research equipment
Excellent communication skills
About WVU At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Find out more about your opportunities as a Mountaineer at http://hr.wvu.edu/.
West Virginia University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity employer, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff, and students, and invites applications from all qualified applicants regardless of race, ethnicity, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, nationality, genetics, disability, or Veteran status.
Job Posting: Sep 2, 2020
Posting Classification: Classified
Exemption Status: Non-Exempt
Benefits Eligible: No
Internal Number: 210843
About West Virginia University
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land-grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship and offers high-quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU statewide includes campuses in Beckley, Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg and Morgantown – which has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America. WVU is an R1 Doctoral Research University (Highest Research Activity), one of only 115 nationwide. WVU offers 212 degrees throughout the 14 colleges and schools. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy and forensics. WVU researchers have helped confirm the existence of gravitational waves and uncovered diesel vehicle emissions discrepancies. Statewide, there are over 31,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide. WVU is reinventing West Virginia’s future by strengthening education, healthcare and broad-based prosperity.