Research Study Assistant in Epidemiology

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
09 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
06 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Tracking Code 8964/H0817

Job Description

The Research Assistant (RA) will be responsible for assisting in the management of everyday operations for Pregnancy Study Online (PRESTO) and the Study of Environment, Lifestyle, and Fibroids (SELF) at the School of Public Health.

Additional responsibilities will include completing IRB applications, updating study protocols and manuals, coordinating sample shipments, drafting progress reports, and drafting minutes for research meetings.

Also assist Principal Investigator and senior staff with administrative demands, including conference travel, participant compensation, manuscript submission, and grant preparation.

Will directly assist the Principal Investigator in recruiting, tracking, and corresponding with study participants.

Additional responsibilities will include data management, quality control, and data analysis of PRESTO and its substudies, including the biospecimen collection substudy, Clearblue substudy, semen testing substudy.

The RA will be critical to ensuring the smooth operation of the PRESTO and SELF studies

Required Skills

Bachelor's Degree and 2-5 years of experience required.

This is a Grant Funded Position.

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