RESEARCH TECHNICIAN

Location
Philadelphia, PA
Posted
Aug 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The technician will assist with subject recruitment, conduct phone screens and all study visits, administer and score subject interviews, questionnaires, and assessments, and schedule subject appointments over the course of the study. S/he will administer computerized measures and will schedule/conduct imaging sessions, ensuring quality acquisition and standard conditions. S/he will check/ensure data completeness and timely enter data in established computer databases and ensure regular backup of all data. The technician will maintain complete, current, and accurate study subject records and regulatory documents. S/he will be responsible for processing, shipping, and obtaining the laboratory samples results. S/he will be in contact with and track subjects over the course of the study, providing information to subjects regarding visits, protocols, and procedures. S/he will be the communication link among clinical care providers and PIs, as well as maintaining weekly minutes from the project meetings.

Position is contingent on continued funding.

Qualifications: A Bachelor's Degree and 0 to 1 year of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience with research studies or clinical environments required. Attention to detail and accuracy in data collection is required. Working knowledge of Excel, excellent interpersonal and communication skills required. Flexibility in work hours required. Interviewing experience and degree in the Social (eg. Psychology) or Life (Biology, Neuroscience) Sciences preferred. Position contingent upon funding.

Reference Number: 40-29576

Salary Grade: 023

Employment Type: Non-Exempt

Org: PS-Addictions

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

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