Research Assistant, School of Public Health, Community Health Science

Recruiter
Boston University
Location
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Posted
27 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
20 Feb 2018
Ref
5430/A2618
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Description

Candidates should have an interest in public health and/or clinical research. Specific interest in substance use disorders is a plus. Positive and flexible attitude with excellent interpersonal skills is essential. Ability to approach and engage with vulnerable populations. Ability to understand and follow detailed study protocol. Ability to follow and summarize discussions related to study design and analyses. Ability to work independently and be a good problem-solver. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook) and web browsers.

Required Skills

Candidates should have an interest in public health and/or clinical research. Specific interest in substance use disorders is a plus. Positive and flexible attitude with excellent interpersonal skills is essential. Ability to approach and engage with vulnerable populations. Ability to understand and follow detailed study protocol. Ability to follow and summarize discussions related to study design and analyses. Ability to work independently and be a good problem-solver. Excellent English communication skills (oral and written). Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook) and web browsers.

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