The purpose of the OHSU SON Undergraduate Research Engagement Program is to provide hands-on research/scholarship experience to undergraduate nursing students through mentored work opportunities with SON faculty researchers/scholars. Student workers will provide research support to faculty for 10 hours/week and will receive research training for an additional 1 hour/week. Work experiences will be tailored based on the needs of each faculty researcher. S
Under direct supervision, primarily performs basic research or lab activities similar to a Research Assistant.
Student workers are expected to engage in the following activities under the supervision of their faculty mentor:
Assist in the dissemination of research findings
Partner with faculty to process research databases, including formatting, cleaning, and performing data quality checks
Produce publication quality tables, figures, and charts in support of manuscript development
Support activities associated with the analysis, reporting, and dissemination of research data including:
Attending meetings with research colleagues
Taking and managing notes on research related meetings
Helping others on research team
Presenting results at internal meetings
Produce and present a poster at the end of the 10 week work experience
Other research related tasks as assigned by faculty supervisor
Enrolled in or on vacation from OHSU Undergraduate Nursing Program
Possess strong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate effectively with students, faculty, researchers, and staff members
Proficient in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, and Power Point
Possess the ability and willingness to work with individuals and groups of students from diverse cultural, economic, and academic backgrounds
Previous experience conducting literature reviews, accessing library and other information recourses, and writing academic products
Interest in exploring a career in nursing science
Student workers will provide research support to faculty for 10 hours/week and will receive research training for an additional 1 hour/week. Students from all OHSU campuses are welcome to apply. In-person and remote work opportunities may be available depending on OHSUs modified operations schedule.
Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or email@example.com.
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