Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling required in a program accredited by the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)
An active Genetic Counselor license issued by the State
of California, with board certification from the American Board of Medical
Genetics (ABMG) or the American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC)
Strong clinical evaluation skills and ability to interact with study participants.
Strong leadership, negotiation and presentation skills as well an ability to contribute creative yet practical solutions to problems.
Ability to multi-task and manage several projects in parallel,
paying attention to detail.
Strong understanding of current scientific information regarding diseases under study.
Basic understanding of statistics and statistical methods.
Excellent writing skills and ability to effectively communicate
with technical and non-technical people
Working knowledge of FDA regulations.
Strong Knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (CGP)
Knowledge of and experience in experimental design
2+ years of experience in academic research
Fluency in English and Spanish
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.