Research Specialist

University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA, USA Remote

Employment

US$23.9-37.8k (annually)

Research

Full time

Aug 26

The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Research Specialist for funded research projects including those focused on increasing diversity and reducing health disparities in populations affected by late-life cognitive disorders (e.g. Alzheimer's). The research specialist will be responsible for participant recruitment, scheduling, data collection, administration of questionnaires and interviews, and tracking of research participants. Responsibilities also include assisting with data management, preparing documents for review by the IRB and other regulatory committees, and supervision of student staff. The research specialist will work collaboratively with the research team and ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and security of all data from collection through to dissemination.

Bachelor's Degree in a Health Sciences or other relevant field is required, Master's preferred.The applicant should have 2 years of experience working with diverse populations or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience.Excellent organizational skills and proficiency with Microsoft Office and Microsoft Excel are required. The research specialist must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. The ideal candidate has experience with elderly research participants and cognitively impaired individuals, experience in a research setting, demonstrated data management and analysis skills, and proficiency in scientific writing and creating visual displays of data. He/She should also be able to demonstrate initiative and work independently with superior attention to detail and accuracy. None

The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EOE, including disability/vets.

The University of Pittsburgh requires all Pitt constituents (employees and students) on all campuses to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exemption. Visit coronavirus.pitt.edu to learn more about this requirement.

Department Details The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Research Specialist for funded research projects including those focused on increasing diversity and reducing health disparities in populations affected by late-life cognitive disorders (e.g. Alzheimer's). The research specialist will be responsible for participant recruitment, scheduling, data collection, administration of questionnaires and interviews, and tracking of research participants. Responsibilities also include assisting with data management, preparing documents for review by the IRB and other regulatory committees, and supervision of student staff. The research specialist will work collaboratively with the research team and ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and security of all data from collection through to dissemination.

Assignment Category Full-time regular

Job Classification Staff.Research.III Non-Exempt

Campus Pittsburgh

Minimum Education Level Required Baccalaureate

Minimum Experience Level Required 1-2 years experience

Work Schedule Monday-Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Work Arrangement Hybrid: Combination of On-Campus and Remote work as determined by the department.

Hiring Range $23,868.00 - $37,752.00

Relocation Offered No

Visa Sponsorship Provided No

Background Check For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check

Child Protection Clearances Not Applicable

Required Documents Resume, Cover Letter

Optional Documents Not Applicable

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