Essential Functions: The following are examples of typical duties:Recruits, screens, identifies, contacts, and interviews participants to obtain data for assigned research projects.(Interviews may be conducted in person, in a clinical setting, the subject's residence, or by telephone)May abstract data from the participant's medical record. Schedules appointments, obtains consent forms, explains the study to the participant and collects data.May observe participants and record results of observation through written documentation or video recording.Edits completed questionnaires for completeness, legibility and accuracy. Follows up with participants to obtain missing data or clarify existing data.Designs forms, worksheets and study questionnaires.May code and enter data into a database.Under general supervision, performs a variety of defined research and laboratory tests and experiments according to prescribed protocols and assigned schedules, including but not limited to biospecimen collection, neuroimaging, and psychophysiological testing.May be required to participate in laboratory maintenance activities such as sterilization and cleaning of equipment, ordering of supplies, inventory and media preparation.Maintains records, files and logs of work performed in laboratory notebooks and computer databases. Compiles data and records results of studies for publications, grants and seminar presentations.Performs related responsibilities as required by principal investigator.
Qualifications: Requires a BS in a related subject discipline. Written and oral communication skills.The ability to work effectively with people from a variety of culturally diverse backgrounds.To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily.
Internal Number: 76_206732
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