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Research Assistant

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 08/08/2017
Working Title Research Assistant
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Research
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a student worker to provide research assistance for exercise intervention for older adults. Student will help with subject recruitment, screening potential research participants for eligibility; assist with study visits; administering questionnaires; follow up phone calls and other administrative/research tasks as needed.

Job Requirements

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; experience in interviewing required; possess strong organization skills; ability to maintain confidentiality; dependable and detail-oriented individual.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Hourly Pay Rate $8.30
Anticipated Number of Openings 2
Anticipated Hours per Week 10 - 15
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location 230 McKee Place, Suite 600
Posting Number S-05157-P

Posting Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you currently a University of Pittsburgh student or were you enrolled in the previous or upcoming semester?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Do you have a Federal Work Study (FWS) award?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter