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Research Assistant

Posting Details

Posting Details

Date Posted 12/04/2017
Working Title Research Assistant
Anticipated Starting Academic Term Fall
Job Type Student
Job Category Research
Federal Work Study Required? No
Job Summary

The University is seeking a student employee to work as a research assistant. The selected individual will be responsible for tracking patient appointments and making reminder calls for these appointments. He or she will be responsible for the ongoing collection of data and entry into the REDCap system. Additional responsibilities will include the organization, storage and editing of audio files in preparation for analysis. The individual will assist in the creation of both IRB renewal and NIH progress reports.

Job Requirements

Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

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 $15.00
Anticipated Number of Openings 1
Anticipated Hours per Week 1-2
Anticipated Weekly Schedule


Campus Pittsburgh
Primary Work Location UPMC Mercy, Suite 2100
Posting Number S-05901-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