The Neuromotor Recovery Laboratory at Boston University's Sargent College is looking for a highly motivated research assistant interested in supporting the development and testing of new technologies and interventions designed to restore function, improve mobility, and reduce physical disability after neurological injury/dysfunction. The ideal candidate is able to work independently and within a multidisciplinary team of clinical researchers, engineers, and scientists; is organized; exhibits excellent communication skills (oral and written) and attention to detail; and has a strong interest in physical therapy research design and methods. The duties of the research assistant will include, but are not limited to: assisting researchers with data collection and processing, monitoring research participants during study visits, maintaining research documentation, and preparing reports. Position is part-time at 50% and is contingent upon the continued availability of grant funding. Initial hire term is one year.
Bachelor's degree required preferably in exercise science, kinesiology or related field. 1-2 years of professional experience in a clinical research setting. Ideal candidate will have willingness to work across multiple projects simultaneously and work at all levels to accomplish team goals. Ability to work with patients, caregivers and staff in research and clinical settings.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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