Research Assistant

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
24 Jan 2023
End of advertisement period
13 Feb 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

Applications are invited for the post of a research assistant at the Institute of Public Health (IPH), College of Medicine and Health Sciences, United Arab Emirates University. The IPH has a wide range of interest areas including Public Health, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, and Occupational and Environmental Health

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Participate and assist with research activities including data collection, data entry and analysis and related activities.
  • Provide technical, administrative and computing support to the principal investigator using statistical and presentational software.
  • Contribute to the production of conference and seminar papers, to the preparation of reports, manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals.

Minimum Qualification

A degree preferably post graduate in Public Health, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, or a closely related Basic/Health Science

Preferred Qualification

As above

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience

  • Demonstrated track record and experience in research
  • Familiarity with methods for quantitative and qualitative data collection, data entry, and analysis of research data
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills abilities to conduct interviews, transcribing and thematic analysis
  • Demonstrated awareness of cultural, privacy and confidentiality issues
  • Excellent computing skills and familiarity with the use and application of statistical packages, databases, spreadsheets & graphics
  • Ability to work independently and take initiative
  • Good interpersonal and team working skills and flexibility with working hours.
  • Fluency in English and Arabic

Division College of Medicine&Health Sciences
Department As.Dean for Research&Grad.Std.-CMHS
Job Close Date 28-02-2023
Job Category Academic - Research Assistant
Salary 3000-5000 UAE Dirhams per month

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