University of North Texas Health Science Center - Research Assistant

Fort Worth
Aug 18, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Behavioral & Community Health Department at the University of North Texas Health Science Center is seeking to hire a Research Assistant to join our team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to: * Research Assistant will assist with a study serving clients in the community with mental health conditions. * Employee will interview participants during their baseline and follow-up research visits. * Interviews include computer-based self-report assessments, and some physiological measures (height, weight, cheek swab drug screen). Interviews may take 1.5 to 2 hours depending on the study visit. * Since study questionnaires are completed on a laptop, the employee must be able to move easily through the systems, address any issues that may occur during the interview process, and enter all data accurately. The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.