Northwell Health Research Associate - Brain Biotech Center in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 001F2C

Job Category Research

Job Description

Researchers at the Brain Biotech Center are using state-of-the art animal models, cell-based assays and equipment to identify and develop novel therapeutic approaches to treat brain tumors, including glioblastoma and medulloblastoma.

As a Research Associate, you will perform a variety of complex and independent activities involved in planning, organizing and conducting assigned portion(s) of research studies. You will participate in the coordination of sharing information, lending assistance, and solving problems with other team members, as needed.

Job Responsibilities Include:

  • Planning/Reporting- Collaborates with investigator and other team members in developing plans, organization, implementation and monitoring for research projects, interpretation of results, and preparation of manuscripts or reports.

  • Participates in compilation/writing of integrated reports and preparation of presentations and manuscripts of scientific meetings and technical journals.

  • Protocols/Procedures/Techniques- Organizes and conducts assigned studies, independently, following and adhering to current experimental protocols.

  • Learns, researches and recommends new experimental procedures, as necessary

  • Ensures work is in compliance with the currently approved protocols, with Good Clinical Research Practice (GCP), and with applicable regulatory requirement(s).

  • Performs a variety of complex and independent activities involved in the collection, verification, analysis, documentation and interpretation of research data.

  • Selects sources of information and specific data.

  • Prepares correspondence to locate the specific data, as required.

  • Evaluates and interprets collected data, and prepares presentations, reports and analyses describing progress, trends, and recommendations or conclusions.


  • Masters Degree, required.


Bachelors Degree and four (4) years related experience, required.

  • Minimum three (3) additional years Research experience, required.

  • Maintains current knowledge of research study area including attending scientific/professional meetings and training courses as appropriate.

  • Works effectively as part of a team with good interpersonal skills.

  • Able to take initiative and work interdependently, meet deadlines with a sense of urgency, multitask, adjust to shifting priorities, communicate effectively, and work under defined rules and regulations.

  • Detail-oriented. Uses good judgment. Possesses perseverance and persistence.

  • Prior animal model experience preferred