Research Study Assistant - School of Medicine, Psychiatry

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

Tracking Code 8737/P2017

Job Description

The Research Study Assistant will be responsible for supporting a research study evaluating the effect of yoga or walking on major depression. The Research Assistant will assist the Project Manager and the Clinical Staff. They will assist in subject recruitment, telephone screening, screening interviews, data collection, data entry, data monitoring, completing IRB and monitoring forms. This position requires a flexible schedule to accommodate monitoring of the intervention and assessments before and after the interventions. Data collection will include electrocardiogram recordings with a hand held instrument and transfer to a computer. The ability to participate in monitoring the intervention is required. 

Required Skills

0-2 years of experience and Bachelor's degree required. Master's degree preferred. Must be able to work with people and have strong computer skills.

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