Research Study Assistant in Public Health, Community Health Sciences

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
19 Jul 2017
End of advertisement period
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 8901/G1817

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Principal Investigator(s) and Senior Research Managers the Research Assistant will provide support to grant-funded studies in the Community Health Sciences department the BU School of Public Health.

Primary responsibilities of this position include overseeing the administrative aspects of the grant and interacting with study subjects, clinical research coordinators, study investigators, work study students and other research staff.

Duties include, assisting with patient recruitment, scheduling study visits, administering questionnaires, creating and filing case report forms, entering and updating data, maintaining database, running reports, storing samples, and performing other administrative tasks in support of the clinical studies.

The RA maintains contact with the participating sites to insure complete and timely data collection, maintains patient databases, assists with documenting financial and budgetary needs of the grant, and supporting the research team with the preparation of data and other reports.

Required Skills

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

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