Research Data Technician I

Organization: 
Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Genetic Medicine
Job Location: 
New York, NY
Job Description: 

Maintains and modifies existing database as needed.
Make modifications to departmental database to reflect the changing needs of current and new projects.
Generates reports from database.
Enters data from patient records into a departmental database.
Performs data analysis using gene expression data.
Attends meetings and training programs in other collaborating laboratories at WCMC and other collaborating institutions.
Generates publication quality figures for posters, talks and manuscripts.
Prepares and maintains detailed records, logs and summary reports of all procedures and results including graphs, scientific calculations, statistical analysis charting.
Monitors and checks accuracy of data entered into departmental database.
Enters lab-generated data into a departmental database.
Performs other job duties as required.

Requirements: 

B.S. degree in science major required.
Computer programming experience preferred.
Detail-oriented, personable, reliable, hardworking with computer experience.

Contact Information: 

Marie Fernandes, PhD
Scientific Administrator
Department of Genetic Medicine
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, NY
maf2068@med.cornell.edu

About Our Organization: 

Founded in 1898, and affiliated with what is now New York-Presbyterian Hospital since 1927, Weill Cornell Medical College is among the top-ranked clinical and medical research centers in the country. In addition to offering degrees in medicine, Cornell also has Ph.D. programs in biomedical research and education at the Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and with neighboring Rockefeller University and the Sloan-Kettering Institute, has established a joint MD-PhD. program for students to intensify their pursuit of Cornell's triple mission of education, research, and patient care.

Weill Cornell Medical College's educational mission emphasizes the importance of combining a strong foundation in the medical sciences with extensive clinical training in patient care. By promoting a true social commitment, stimulating creativity, and fostering independent thought and study, Weill Cornell Medical College continues to cultivate the best of tomorrow's leaders in the field of medicine.

Weill Cornell Medical College is an equal opportunity, affirmative action educator and employer.