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: BA or BS in Psychology, Neuroscience or a related field. Experience with eye-tracking, behavioral coding, or clinical interviews. Familiarity with Access data base environment.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: BA or BS in Psychology, Neuroscience or a related field. Experience with eye-tracking, behavioral coding, or clinical interviews. Familiarity with Access data base environment.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated exceptional, analytical skills and the ability to work as part of a team and independently.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 1 HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Proven ability to multi-task, maintain confidentiality and remain focused in a fast-paced environment. Proven ability to be meticulous with details.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant - Clinical Psychopathology
Required Skill/ability 1: Experience working with children and their parents in one of the following settings; clinical, therapeutic, research, work, or volunteer.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail and outstanding organizational skills. Ability to work independently with self-initiative. Professional appearance and manner as well as an excellent attendance record.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proficiency with data analysis using software packages such as R, SPSS, SAS and/or MATLAB.
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: 63350BR
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