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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/18/22

Applications Due05/01/22

Vacancy ID99583

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleResearch Scientist 4 (Clinical Genetics) - 14670

Occupational CategoryI.T. Engineering, Sciences

Salary Grade27

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $95908 to $118129 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Contingent Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 10%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address David Axelrod Institute

120 New Scotland Ave

City Albany


Zip Code12208

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's Degree and five years of professional research experience in the appropriate field; or a Masters Degree and four years of such experience; or a doctorate in the appropriate field and two years of such experience.

Preferred Qualifications:Doctoral degree in Genetics, Biochemistry or Molecular Biology
American Board of Medical Genetics (ABMG) Board Eligible/Certified; PhD in biochemical genetics, analytical chemistry, clinical chemistry, experience in newborn screening.

Duties Description "The Research Scientist 4 will provide programmatic oversight of the administration and operation of the Newborn Screening Program. This position will ensure adherence to regulatory requirements and develop plans for continuous quality improvement based on data and program priorities. The candidate will ensure accurate result reporting, implement screening for new conditions (test development, and validation), explore new testing technologies, seek extramural funding and write manuscripts. The candidate will also perform regulatory functions for the Genetic Testing Section, including review of Certificate of Qualification applications, external validation packages and applications for restricted permits.

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Name Human Resources Management; LK/RS4/14670

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza,

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume and cover letter to, or by fax to (518) 473-3395 with Reference Code LK/RS4/14670 included in the subject line of your email or fax, or by regular mail to Human Resources Management Group, LK/RS4/14670 Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012. Failure to include the required Reference Code may result in the delay of processing your application. Resumes accepted until filled.

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