Research Study Assistant - School of Public Health, Community Health Sci

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
19 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
17 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 8772/D1817

Job Description

The primary responsibility of the Research Assistant (RA) is to screen, enroll, interview, and track study participants in the Project VICKY study, an efficacy trial for a relational agent family health history collection tool. This study is funded by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NIH), within the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The study team is based in the Department of Community Health Sciences at Boston University School of Public Health and study participants are enrolled at Boston Medical Center (BMC). Additionally, the Research Assistant will provide administrative support to the study, and assist with quality control procedures for the ongoing research. The Research Assistant will participate in staff meetings and write meeting minutes, which will be distributed to the research team. S/he will perform other administrative duties as needed.

Required Skills

1-3 years of experience and a Bachelor's Degree required. Master's Degree preferred.

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.

This is a grant funded position.

Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States

Position Type Full-Time/Regular