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Job Summary

The College of Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy department is seeking a Temporary Research Assistant to support Clinical Trials. The desired candidate will prepare, modify, and analyze moderately complex computer programs.  Assist in the conversion of datasets into the right structure for analysis using various computer models. Design batch processing routines to increase efficiencies within the current laboratory research workflow that will help to expedite the generation of final reports.


  • Collect, process, transport clinical samples for analyses obtained in the operating room
  • Document collection times and relevant sample details

Required Qualifications*

  • Associates Degree
  • Experience with organization of datasets
  • Ability to review and modify programming systems including encoding, testing, debugging and documenting programs.
  • Microsoft Excel/Microsoft Word
  • Willingness to be in the operating room and able to tolerate the surgical environment for 6-10 hours when study in progress

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The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.