BOILERPLATE Class Code:.........0841
Approved by .
UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND
TITLE: Research Associate IV
DIVISION: Division and College/Dept
REPORTS TO: Principal Investigator and/or Dean and/or Director
SUPERVISES: Research Assistants/Research Associates and/or others assigned to assist with the project
Perform independent research work to achieve research goals and objectives; oversee others engaged on the project(s).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform, without direction, independent, complex and important research work that is rarely, if ever, reviewed.
Perform complex experiments involving use of highly technical instruments and devices. Such experiments are rarely, if ever, reviewed.
Responsible for the performance of complex tests on materials or specimens and for analyzing samples.
May be, or perform work as, a co-principal investigator.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform additional duties as required.
LICENSES, TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:
Personal computers, printers; word processing, database management and spreadsheet software.
This position is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.
Ph.D. in _________________________ required or master's degree in __________________________ with four years of experience in ___________________________ required. Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, and to
organize, coordinate and supervise support staff. Must possess strong interpersonal skills.
ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.