Job Description

Job Title: Research Project Assistant WPIC (part-time, 15 hours)
Job ID: 697480
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours: Flexible Hours
Shift:
Facility: Western Psychiatric Institute
Department: WPT - Melhem
Location: 3811 O'hara Street, Pittsburgh PA 15213

Description

Purpose:
The Research Project Assistant WPIC will independently execute job functions for research protocol(s). Share responsibility of managing the day to day activities for the research project. Handle project specific tasks as needed.

Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate in all recruitment activities, handle project specific tasks, and assist with day to day activities for research project including recruitment, data collection, participant payments, budget management, etc.
  • Independently execute job functions for research protocol(s) including recruitment, scheduling appointments, obtaining written consent forms, collecting data by conducting phone or face to face interviews for research project(s) as needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required preferably in psychology, neuroscience, sociology, or related research field.
  • Minimum of two (2) years of work experience in a research project and/or related clinical setting is required.
  • Familiarity with computers and common software packages required.
  • Working knowledge of research methodology strongly preferred.
  • Prior supervisory and/or project management experience preferred.

 

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UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $16.23 to $25.77

Union Position: No

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