Investigators within the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain are seeking a highly motivated, highly organized undergraduate research assistant.
The candidate will have responsibility for data entry for various national and New York City-based cohort studies focused on neural, biological, genetic and social mechanism of disparities in Alzheimer's Disease and cognitive aging. Other responsibilities may include conducting structured surveys over the phone for longitudinal studies of aging. Undergraduate members of the research team will also attend lab meetings, study meetings, and troubleshoot and communicate frequently with project supervisors. Duties include:
Conducting structured surveys over the phone for longitudinal studies of aging
Attend lab meetings and study meetings
Troubleshoot and communicate frequently with project supervisors.
High school graduate or equivalency required.
Bilingual in English and Spanish
Previous research experience
Self-starter who is able to take initiative and work in collaborations
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 513045
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