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Part Time Research Assistant

Position Information

Position Information

Date Posted 11/30/2017
Working Title Part Time Research Assistant
Department 35208R-Surg-Div of Surgical Oncology
Job Type Temporary
Hourly Rate 14.00
Job Summary

We are seeking a research assistant for our clinical research protocol investigating functional recovery and quality of life amongst patients undergoing pancreas surgery. He/she will be responsible for consenting patients for enrollment in the protocol, conducting in-person and telephone assessments, monitoring and trouble-shooting Fitbit devices, and processing blood samples at Hillman Cancer Center. The position is ideal for candidates interested in pre-medicine, psychology, psychiatry, surgery, and rehabilitation.

Job Requirements

Willingness to learn new research skills.
Interest in medical research.
Available on Monday, Wednesday, and occasional Friday afternoons.
Must be available until early evenings on Wednesdays.

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.

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Assignment Category
Campus Pittsburgh
Work Hours and Days variable 10-20 hours per week
Posting Number T-0415232-P

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
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