Research Aide, Senior

North Carolina, United States
25 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Job Description

Occupational Summary


Coordinate and participate in a variety of duties to assist investigators in the collection,verification and compilation of research information.

Work Performed

Perform a variety of routine and complex clerical, research and data processing duties to assist investigators in gathering and compiling research data.Compile and verify the accuracy of research information to determine acceptability based on quality criteria defined by control procedures; abstract, classify and code data. Search library reference materials for necessary research information.Prepare and maintain files of research materials; compile and edit indices.Assist in the compilation and distribution of reports related to research findings.Provide proof-reading and editorial assistance for laboratory notes and papers to be submitted for publication. Assist with data analysis using Excel and other programs.Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein. The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed by individuals assigned to this classification.

Requisition Number 401498951
Location Durham
Job Family Level 06
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-exempt
Full Time / Part Time PART TIME
Regular / Temporary Regular
Shift First/Day

Minimum Qualifications

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/ormental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.


Work requires knowledge of basic mathematical, data collection and research principles normally acquired through two years post secondary education.


Work requires one year research or clerical experience to be familiar with the basic techniques and forms used to compile and store information in a manual or computerized research data file.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE* An optional typing speed of 40 corrected words per minute may be required.

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