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Research Associate II (C3PO)

Research Associate II (C3PO)

# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-TX-San Antonio
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Type 
Regular Full-Time

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Overview

CAMRIS International is an international development and research firm that realizes innovative solutions to health and development challenges through high-quality, cost-effective program and research management services. With experience working in more than 80 countries, we combine our proven systems with today’s most effective, evidence-based best practices to improve the lives of people around the world. We apply a customized, customer-centric, cost-effective business approach to offer greater value to our clients and challenge the way things have always been done in our field.

 

 

CAMRIS clients include U.S. government agencies and multilateral and private organizations. Our core practice areas include public health, agriculture and food security, economic development, education, environment, humanitarian assistance, democracy and governance, and medical research. 

 

CAMRIS seeks a Research Associate II (C3PO) for an upcoming contract with the Naval Medical Research Unit – San Antonio (NAMRU – SA). NAMRU – SA is a major research and development center conducting medical, dental, and directed energy biomedical research, which focuses on ways to enhance the health, safety, performance, and operational readiness of Navy and Marine Corps personnel and addresses their emergent medical problems in routine and combat operations.

 

 

The purpose of this contract is to provide support to NAMRU-SA and its collaborating institutions in the conduct of the following research areas: expeditionary and trauma medicine, cellular and immune based adjuncts for casualty care, directed energy and bioeffects, systems engineering and evaluation, epidemiology and biostatistics, environmental surveillance and biomaterials, and maxillofacial injury and disease in consonance with the mission of the Combat Casualty Care and Operational Medicine and Craniofacial Health and Restorative Medicine directorates at the NAMRU-SA.

 

Note: The position is contingent on contract award.

Responsibilities

  • Assists with administrative tasks, including preparation and revision of contracts, IACUC and IRB protocols, proposals, manuscripts, report and presentation editing and review.
  • Ability to coordinate the implementation of clinical research studies, including regulatory requirements, maintenance of study records and all activities associated with internal and external audits.
  • Assists in ordering and maintaining inventory of supplies.
  • Aids in drafting contracts for equipment and services.
  • Initiates and maintain regulatory IACUC/IRB requirements.
  • Modifies and plan research experiment schedules, procedures, and tests.
  • Ability to research and collect data through complex laboratory/scientific experiments, techniques, and procedures, library research, or through other means for research projects.
  • Oversees the work of more entry level staff.
  • Assists with preparation for presentations and written published articles.
  • Writes and edits material for publication and presentation.
  • Reports on status of research activities.
  • Oversees and instructs research and support staff on technical procedures, equipment operation, and laboratory maintenance.
  • Schedules and coordinates research activities.

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in a relevant field and five years of experience, or a master’s degree in a relevent field.
  • Ability to work effectively independently or as a team.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Previous experience with the U.S. military is highly preferred.