RESEARCH SPECIALIST A

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Aug 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: Study of cognitive decline in Parkinson disease and predictors of dementia. The study collects annual interviews including clinical features and a detailed neuropsychological battery. Successful applicants will be expected to administer neuropsych tests, questionnaires, and interview as well as data scoring, entering, and cleaning. The job requires travel to patient homes and the use of a personal car is preferred. Also frequent communication with collaborators at Penn and outside institutions. Data Analysis. IRB submissions and filings. Attend group meetings. Assist with recruitment. Opportunities to lead individual projects are available.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Experience with administration of neuropsychological tests required. Experience with phlebotomy preferred. Motivated, personable and professional. Must have a clean driving record and valid driver's license.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Reference Number: 40-26466

Salary Grade: 024

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: NE-Neurology

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Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research