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Research Associate WPIC

Description

Purpose:
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.

This position is grant funded.

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

  • Bachelors degree required preferably in psychology, neuroscience, sociology, or related research field.
  • Two years of work experience in a research project and/or related clinical setting is preferred.
  • Familiarity with computers and common software packages required. Working knowledge of research methodology strongly preferred.
  • Prior supervisory and/or project management experience preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

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