CLINICAL RESEARCH ASST B

Location
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County
Posted
May 11, 2016

Duties: Plan/perform research and administrative tasks in an evolving, medium-sized research group that concentrates in tobacco addiction research, including imaging studies, and medication and behavioral treatment clinical trials. The successful candidate will have experience collecting research data, interacting with research participants and working well as part of a team. Experience with neuroscience and/or neuroimaging preferred but not required. Specific activities include: (1) consent participants; (2) conduct eligibility screenings and reminder calls by telephone; (3) administration of cognitive batteries and a brain stimulation treatment (following training) ; (3) conduct neuroimaging sessions; (4) collect samples and questionnaire data; (5) perform routine session prep work, data entry and quality assurance activities; (6) conduct smoking cessation counseling sessions based upon approved smoking cessation protocols.

Qualifications: High School diploma or GED and 3 years to 5 years experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Bachelor's degree preferred. The successful candidate will have experience collecting research data, interacting with research participants and working well as part of a team. The successful candidate should also possess skills in time management, attention to detail, problem solving, clear communication and work well in a fast-paced team environment. Experience with neuroscience and/or neuroimaging preferred but not required.

Reference Number: 40-22801

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Non-Exempt

Org: PS-Center for Tobacco Research

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: 6-Technical Scientific/Statistical