Research Study Assistant in School of Medicine, Pulmonary Center

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
08 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Sep 2017
Ref
8954/H0717
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Tracking Code 8954/H0717

Job Description

A Research Study Assistant is needed for clinical studies related to Asthma and Allergy. The Research Study Assistant will be expected to conduct clinic and home visits throughout Boston and surrounding area. Clinic visits will entail implementation of protocol activities such as questionnaire administration, anthropometric measurements, Pulmonary Function Tests and bronchodilator administration, all of which will require on site certification. The incumbent will collaborate with the study laboratory to coordinate sample collection and shipments that will also require additional certification. Apart from subject visits and sample handling, the Research Study Assistant will also assist with scheduling, participant tracking and data entry/management.

This position is grant funded.

Required Skills

We are looking for an individual with interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills. This person must be organized, have a great work ethic and should be able to work independently and in a team setting.

This person must be comfortable working with adult participants as well as children between the ages of 6-8.

1-3 years of experience and Bachelor's degree required. Bilingual (Spanish) is a requirement.  Valid driver’s license is preferred, as position requires frequent travel with equipment.

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