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: Previous experience with patients in medical or human subjects research is preferred. Tobacco research experience preferred but not required. Experience with Qualtrics. Experience with obtaining informed consent and administering study assessments is preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Previous experience with patients in medical or human subjects research is preferred. Tobacco research experience preferred but not required. Experience with Qualtrics. Experience with obtaining informed consent and administering study assessments is preferred.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 1 HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 1, HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability working on a research study, including experience recruiting subjects for research studies and demonstrated willingness and ability to work as a member of a team.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent writing, interpersonal and communication skills. Attention to detail and good organizational skills.
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: 62184BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.