Advertised Summary Job Description: We are looking for a Tech A to participate in cardiovascular research in patients with advanced heart failure. The position will include working with biospecimens obtained from heart failure patients, blood and tissue processing. Selectee will help with ordering lab supplies and conducting follow-up visit with enrolled patients. The candidate will also be charged with the collection of other relevant clinical data, keeping charts/records complete and up to date, and timely entry of study specific databases. Performs additional related duties as assigned. The hire will be part of a dynamic research team with interactions within the Department of Medicine and Surgery at Columbia University as well as with outside collaborators.
General Minimum Qualifications: Two years of college or a completed A.A. program with an emphasis in chemistry, biology or physics or the equivalent in education, training and/or experience.
The candidate selected for this position is required to undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications:
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_172177
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