The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.Â
The Department of Translational Genomics/Institute of Translational Genomics is seeking a Research Project interviewer to become part of our team.Â The successful candidate will interact with research participants, screen, schedule, interview participants, administer testing and data collection for the Oncology Research Information Exchange Network (ORIEN) project.Â
Key job responsibilities include:
Complete research tasks related to sponsored project
Screen and interview potential participants, obtain necessary consent as necessary
Working knowledge regarding protocol related to human subject research highly preferred
Communicate with Principal Investigator, participants and other staff members
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested.Â The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time
A bilingual Spanish speaker is desired or preferred
Certified phlebotomist strongly encouraged to apply
Position is funded by a sponsored research project and will be a full time, fixed term position eligible for renewal based on availability of funds.
The University of Southern California strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Minimum Education: High school or equivalentMinimum Experience: 0 - 6 monthsMinimum Field of Expertise: Knowledge of data collection procedures and some experience with data analysis. Excellent interpersonal skills needed for interaction with participants.
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.