Research Assistant, MED School of Medicine, Pulmonary Center

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
22 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
20 Dec 2016
Ref
8594/L2116
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tracking Code 8594/L2116

Job Description

Seeking full-time bilingual research assistant to execute research tasks for protocols in the Pulmonary Center of BUSM. Position will entail collecting health data and biological samples from research subjects in clinical settings, phone data collection, subject recruitment, data entry, laboratory sample processing and shipments, and other miscellaneous administrative tasks. Ideal candidate will have prior experience working with project protocols and/or standard operating procedures. Previous research experience preferred but not required. Fluency in Spanish required. Position requires periodic evening and weekend hours.

Responsible for recruitment of patients, obtaining informed consent, patient interviews, follow-up telephone interviews, Administration of vaccines, performing venipunctures, measure vital signs,data entry in clinical study workbooks/records, and computer data entry, management of regulatory documents, and communicating with clinical monitors.

Required Skills

Bachelor's degree required, Master's Degree preferred.

Bilingual; fluency in Spanish required.

Previous research experience preferred but not required.

Position requires periodic evening and weekend hours.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular