Sanford Health Manager, Assistant Scientist - Diabetes Group in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Manager, Assistant Scientist | Diabetes Group | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Broin Lab

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Manager- Assistant Scientist plans, coordinates, implements and conducts independent scientific research. Research would include but is not limited to complex laboratory testing, experiments and analysis following established protocols. Provides leadership and supervision in an assigned research area. Analyzes and evaluates findings. Organizes and conceptualizes ideas leading to proposals. Writes technical summaries and publications. Prepares and makes formal presentations of research results. Is considered the principal investigator on grants. Is established as co-author or senior author of proposals, journal articles and technical reports. High level of knowledge in scientific research processes, procedures, and objectives. Must possess ability to implement experiments in the subject discipline with the ability to trouble shoot issues. Good knowledge of the principles and techniques of the subject discipline required. Possesses ability to run complex pieces of equipment requiring advanced specialized training. Must possess knowledge of modern research methods, data collection and analysis. Must have significant experience in analyzing and evaluating data. General level of knowledge of project management, decision-making, and analytical skills. Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to work collaboratively with a research group or team. Sanford Research is a multi-site institution and occasional local travel between sites may be required.


Delivers written and oral communication, responds to questions and concerns, and produce specific outcomes and impact. Demonstrates an ability to adapt to continuous change in work demands. Incorporates data from multiple Office files into a single, complex document. Uses varying problem-solving approaches and techniques as appropriate. Documents plans with clear objectives, action steps, accountabilities, resource requirements and timelines. Establishes critical processes and their controls. Promotes an organizational culture that balances individual initiative and team collaboration and sharing of successes. Makes sound recommendations when faced with complex and contradictory alternatives. Processes large quantities of detailed information with high levels of accuracy. Demonstrates experience engendering collaborative processes that lead to problem solving and the achievement of business goals. Approaches a complex problem by breaking it down into its component parts. Responds to shifting priorities while maintaining progress of regularly scheduled work.


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Requires a doctorate degree in a clinical, health, or life science field plus a minimum of three to six years post-doctoral experience in related subject field of study. Equivalent to Assistant Professor. Competitive publication record for rank and discipline.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Research

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req25160