1. Researches and collects data through site or home visit intakes; library research; structured interviews; or through other means for designated research assignments. 2. Records and compiles information related to research data. Codes data accordingly to research specifications. Uses a computer terminal to input and retrieve data and to generate reports. 3. Processes and summarizes data using scientific or statistical techniques. Assists in data interpretation and analyses. Reports on status of research activities. 4. Recruits study participants and ensures that subject recruitment and follow-up are completed per protocol procedures. 5. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. May assist in designing, developing, and modifying research experiments, procedures, or survey instruments. May assist research and support staff. 6. Performs additional functions incidental to research activities.
Preferred Education: Bachelors in Psychology, Public Health or Science/Social Science. Experience in research settings, assisting with tabling results, and writing of literature summaries and other key sections of scientific peer-reviewed papers. Familiar with statistical analysis using software such as SAS, R, etc. and ability to analyze data other than EMR data, read output and summarize findings.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelors in Psychology, Public Health or Science/Social Science. Experience in research settings, assisting with tabling results, and writing of literature summaries and other key sections of scientific peer-reviewed papers. Familiar with statistical analysis using software such as SAS, R, etc. and ability to analyze data other than EMR data, read output and summarize findings.
Required Skill/ability 5: Must have demonstrated and verifiable excellent punctuality and attendance.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 1 HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and effectively both in verbal and written format.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 1 HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Proven ability and knowledge of the scientific principles, methods, and processes used to conduct systematic and objective inquiry; including study design, collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; and the reporting of results.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proven ability with the uses of database management systems and software to control the organization, storage, retrieval, security, and integrity of data.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven proficiency with computers, including Excel, databases (including SAS), and automated systems to accomplish work. Proven ability to analyze data from self-report measures for HCoE headache studies and the internal lecture series (post-tests, lecture evaluation).
Six years of related work experience, four of them in the same job family at the next lower level, and high school level education; or four years of related work experience and an Associate's degree; or little or no work experience and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 60825BR
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