Parsons Corporation Research Scientist I in San Antonio, Texas
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Research Scientist I
Parsons is seeking a Research Scientist I to provide support to the Naval Medical Research Unit San Antonio (NAMRU-SA) and its collaborating institutions in the conduct of the following research area: Expeditionary and Trauma Medicine in consonance with the mission of the Combat Casualty Care and Operational Medicine Department and Craniofacial Health and Restorative Medicine.
Develops and conducts protocol-driven scientific research addressing various aspects of military medicine, including, but not limited to: hemorrhage and resuscitation, immunomodulation, biomedical systems, bioassay development, craniofacial, infectious diseases and directed energy bioeffects.
Provides support in writing protocol-driven research proposals, animal use protocols, human use protocols, technical reports, final reports, and peer-reviewed manuscripts.
Evaluates data sets (provided by the Government and collected by the Contractor).
Develops various presentation materials and presents findings at technical and professional meetings.
Prepares experimental subjects, set up experimental equipment, and aid in training and development of experimental subjects for experimental procedures in accordance with approved animal or human use protocols.
Provides support in development of establishment of in vivo and in vitro model systems, data acquisition, and data analysis.
Serves as an advisor to contract personnel.
Performs surgical procedures on animal models for both survival and non-survival.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in related field.
Demonstrated ability to conduct biomedical research with little oversight
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.