Senior Research Support Specialist

first_imgPosition SummaryWorking under general supervision with our Research teams in thelargest comprehensive university-connected research foundation inthe country, you will develop, implement, monitor, coordinate andmanage activities to maintain effective operation of a program thatrequires the theoretical and practical application of a body ofhighly specialized knowledge. Requires a high level of discretion,judgment, collaboration and initiative to accomplish goals. Mayinclude supervisory duties. Assigned tasks may include:• Work collaboratively with faculty and professionals to advancethe goals of the project• Observe, collect, analyze data and write summary reports• Coordinate field and laboratory work• Develop and maintain databases• Orient, train and monitor others assigned to projects• Use specialized methods for data collation andinterpretationThis is a pooled posting positions are filled on an as neededbasis.About UBThe University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive publicresearch university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifiesambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities toachieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultureschallenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed.Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to furtherknowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates whoare valued for their talents and their impact on global society.Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo .As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the ResearchFoundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due toan applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, national origin and veteran or disabilitystatus.Minimum QualificationsBachelors degree in a specific specialty, or its equivalent, isrequired. Requires advanced knowledge of scientific, medical orother disciplinary terminology and associated mathematicalcompetence usually demonstrated by a bachelor’s degree, with aconcentration in applicable discipline. Incumbents typically havedirectly related experience in research techniques.Preferred QualificationsAdvanced degree and/or knowledge of and the ability to applyestablished methods and procedures in observation, measurement andcomputation preferred.For more information, click the “How to Apply” button.last_img read more

Mt. Blue High School reports positive COVID-19 test of individual

first_imgFARMINGTON – Regional School Unit 9 announced yesterday that an individual associated with Mt. Blue High School has tested positive for COVID-19; as a result MBHS as well as Foster Tech Center will offer remote-only learning on Monday and Tuesday. All after school activities have been suspended for both days.According to a letter sent to students and families, the individual may have come in contact with other staff and students. Administration is working closely with the Maine Center for Disease and Control to follow safety guidelines. All students and family members are being asked to monitor symptoms carefully.Symptoms include: fever or chills, cough, fatigue, new loss of taste or smell, among others.Known close contacts have been notified.Maine has seen a jump in positive cases in the last week. Locally, four positive cases were reported at Franklin Memorial Hospital last week.last_img read more