Swedish Medical Center Research Scientist - Neuro Institute in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Research Scientis t (1.0 FTE, Days) at the Swedish Neuro Institute Research Labs in Seattle, WA .

Swedish is looking for a detail oriented, independent Research Scientist who will work to uphold Swedish's mission and values.

In this position you will:

  • Independently develop, conduct, and administer research actives at Swedish Medical Center

  • Obtain funding to implement research project or study

  • Supervise staff hired to perform duties required by funded study

  • Primary responsibility for failure/success of each project or study

  • Responsible for significant contribution to published work in peer reviewed journals


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • PhD in laboratory science, biological science, physics, or a related field

  • At least five years progressively more responsible research experience in a working laboratory or clinical area

  • Sound knowledge of standard laboratory and office equipment

  • Advanced understanding of scientific method and specialized methods and procedures in area of expertise

  • Advanced understanding of research funding process and culture

  • Advanced understanding of FDA, GCP, NIH or laboratory regulations, biohazards and other environmental exposures as relevant to area of research

  • Professional writing and presentation skills

About the Cherry Hill Campus.

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.

About Us

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Research

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill James Tower (WA197) 550 17th Ave Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 188706