Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Purpose of Job:
The individual will support a research program in road safety and injury prevention. This is an opportunity for you to advance the science and practice of preventing one of the leading causes of death among US teens and adults; and gain research experience in a range of areas (basic science, policy, intervention development and translation).
Project management, participant recruitment and follow-up, policy review, scientific writing, and study management. In addition, you will conduct literature searches; provide summary reports from the literature; collate and organize data for research manuscripts; prepare tables, figures, and references, format research manuscripts for submission to specific journals; perform basic data management and calculations; review data for accuracy and completeness; and assist with data cleaning; as well as maintain and organize study files.
Bachelor's degree in related discipline. Some related experience.
Classified Title: Research Assistant Working Title: Research Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.26-$18.00 (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Part-time Schedule: Monday Through Friday Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 60004104-Health Policy & Management - Injury Personnel area: School of Public Health
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