Research Assistant - Hourly

Location
Fort Worth, TX
Posted
Sep 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

POSITION INFORMATION

Requisition Number
5341

Job Title
Research Assistant - Hourly

Department
Family Medicine - 300690

Quick Link
www.unthscjobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60238

Shift
Day

Department Overview
The Department of Family Medicine is a multifaceted, interdisciplinary team of dedicated healthcare providers and researchers who are committed to providing excellence in clinical care, primary care education, and research. Through innovative curricular designs, early clinical experiences, and mentorship, the Department is focused on producing highly competent, caring, and compassionate Family Medicine physicians, helping reduce the shortage of primary care physicians in our Texas communities.

Position Details
* This posting is an hourly position and is non-benefits eligible.*

The Family Medicine 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:

* Compile and review literature research to frame research efforts and support the research studies.
* Ability to collect data for the research studies.
* Ability to manipulate data using programming skills to enable statistical analysis.
* Provide statistical programming support for non-clinical statistical research.
* Effectively disseminate the research findings and implications to inner staff and the healthcare professional community.
* Document research procedures for potential research publications.
* Draft reports and write proposals including the research model, findings and implications.
* Accurately calculates dosage inject-able medications.
* Work collaboratively and enable to maintain a positive attitude and cohesive work environment.
* Maintain good, positive working relationship with physicians and staff members.
* Follows all departmental and organizational policies.

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.

Required Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess the following required qualifications:

*Bachelor's degree; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants
* This posting is an hourly position and is non-benefits eligible.*

Applicants must submit a resume with their online application.

Pay Rate
Salary Commensurate with experience

Pay Basis
Hourly

Job Type
Temporary

Work Schedule
Monday - Friday

Application Types Accepted
Main Form

Occupational Exposure to HIV/HBV?
No

Occupational Exposure to Hazardous Chemicals?
No

Occupational Exposure to Tuberculosis?
No

Security Sensitive?
Yes

Require a valid Texas Driver's License?
No

Require a certification?
No


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Official Job Title
Research Assistant -Hourly

Job Open Date
09-15-2017

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Job Category
Research/Laboratory

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