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: Prior human subject clinical research experience preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Prior human subject clinical research experience preferred.
Required Skill/ability 5: Flexibility and ability to work some evenings and potentially some weekends.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 1 HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills, in particular with study documentation such as IRB materials and study manuals of procedures.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 1-HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Proven ability with data entry, data management, cleaning, and basic analysis. Demonstrated ability with Excel.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to work in a fast-paced setting with multiple tasks and projects simultaneously. Ability to work independently with self-initiative and problem solve.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to work with a wide range of individuals, including clinical populations and older adults, and ability to maintain professionalism.
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: 62165BR
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