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Openings at Parker Hughes Institute for the month of September

Biostatistician

To conduct statistical analysis and prepare statistical reports for multidisciplinary research projects and for clinical studies. Duties include reviewing protocols and providing statistical guidance, preparing statistical analysis, planning and analyzing data subsets, creating and modifying programs to review or summarize, and providing input on study designs. Position requires an advanced degree in Biostatistics or a related field, and 3-5 years experience. Must have superior communication and organizational skills.

Computational Biologist
To direct an innovative research program modeling complex interactions in biological systems. Applicants should have an advanced degree in computer science, cell biology, or molecular biology with at least 3 years experience in the complementary field. Experience with Hidden Markov Models, other probabilistic methodology, Bayesian networks, and database design is required. Applicants should have demonstrated competence in at least one object-oriented programming language. Proficiency in HTML, PERL, or Java is beneficial.

Junior Veterinary Pathologist
Provide pathology services to complement the in-vivo research programs, conduct comprehensive histological evaluations of animal tissues to support veterinary care and research programs, and be involved in the interpretation and reporting of safety and efficacy studies for novel pharmaceuticals. All candidates must have a DVM/VMD degree or equivalent and MS or Ph.D. in Veterinary Anatomic Pathology, and have ACVP Board certification or eligibility. Must have expertise in gross and histologic examination and evaluation of animal tissues and demonstrated ability to communicate verbally and in writing with colleagues and nonprofessionals. Preferable background in experimental, pharmaceutical and/or laboratory animal medicine pathology. Experience is desirable, but will consider recent graduate.

QA Specialist
Responsibilities include typing, copying and filing of GMP documentation. A minimum of 1 year experience in the industry and a background in documentation procedures, including GMP documentation, SOP’s, Batch Records and related paperwork is required. Macintosh experience helpful.

QA Supervisor
To create, organize and implement programs required of a GMP facility. Candidate would oversee Materials Management, Calibration and Validation Departments. Must have extensive GMP and pharmaceutical experience.

Research Assistant I (Animal Care)
Responsibilities include providing animal care for rodents, preparing cages for use, operating steam sterilizer and cage washer, and maintaining a clean work environment. Position requires an interest in gaining experience with animals and the ability to lift 50 lbs. Being detail oriented is a must. A science background is helpful. Must be available to work occasional weekend and holiday hours. Part-time, days hours to be arranged.

Medical Records Specialist
Responsibilities include handling patient films, records, and reports, analyzing medical records for completeness and accuracy, ensuring records are filed, logged, retrieved and delivered in a timely manner, and providing input into medical records system setup. Prior medical record experience required. Associate degree in Medical Record Science a plus.

Research Assistant (Organic Chemistry)
Responsibilities include synthesizing bioactive compounds. A BS/MS degree in chemistry with organic synthesis experience is required.

Please send Resumes to: Parker Hughes Institute
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 8178
St. Paul, MN 55108
phone: 651.697.9228
fax: 651.697.1057
e-mail: humanresources@ih.org

Openings at Parker Hughes Cancer Center for the month of September

Parker Hughes Cancer Center uses a multidisciplinary approach to treat all forms of cancer, employing a cutting edge technology that increase the effectiveness of standard and experimental drugs while minimizing side effects. Consider the potential career reward available when you join us in the challenging role of:

Nursing (Eves & Nights) Health Unit Coordinators
Pharmacists Pharmacy Techs
Medical Lab Techs Receptionists
Medical Records Specialist Phlebotomist

Experience in caring for oncology patients is preferred. Chemotherapy administration experience a plus for nursing positions. We offer excellent salaries and comprehensive benefits including health, dental, life insurance, and 401(k).

Please send Resumes to: Parker Hughes Cancer Center
Attn: Human Resources
2665 Long Lake Rd.
Roseville, MN 55113
fax: 651.697.1057

We value and support diversity in our workforce/AA/EOE.