Research Assistant, School of Dental Medicine, Orthodontics

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
17 Jul 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The primary purpose of this position is to support the efforts of the Research Director in administering the research activities of the department. This may include managing our databases, scanning films or casts to add to databases, and coordinating visits for research subjects. Scan models and radiographs from Forsyth twin study Coordinate patient visits for multiple clinical studies Manage and organize research data using software Anonymize and enter CBCT data into repository. The CBCT data are computer files that contain 3D xray images. They need to be anonymized, stored, and sometimes manipulated.

Required Skills

Bachelor's degree required.

Computer skills, interpersonal skills, organizational skills and work ethic are critical and can substitute for formal education. In addition, at least two years in a comparable research coordinator position could substitute for the bachelor's degree.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, 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