The Department of Family Medicine of the Keck School of Medicine of USC provides care for every member of the family, across generations and over lifetimes. We aim to enhance the quality of life for underserved and vulnerable patients, while educating future generations of highly skilled, compassionate primary care specialists. Our goal is to combine education, patient advocacy, and evidence-based research to advance family medicine and geriatrics.
The Department of Family Medicine is seeking a Research Assistant (Project Specialist) to work on the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Project, 100% of the time. This program aims to improves health outcomes for older adults by developing a healthcare workforce that maximizes patient and family engagement and combines geriatrics and primary care. A successful candidate will work under the direction of the Project Manager and PI to assist in developing techniques for data collection, data screening, conduct statistical analyses of data sets, as well as aid in the development and testing of new validated tools. In addition, the research assistant will contribute to writing reports, research papers, articles and study documentation.
Preferred Education: Masterâs Degree in a related fieldÂ
Preferred Experience: at least 1 year experience in data managementÂ
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degreeMinimum Experience: 2 yearsMinimum Field of Expertise: Directly related education and experience to be able to advise on project procedures and analysis techniques
Internal Number: REQ20094851
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.