Research Assistant I

Job description

Position Summary

The Flint Center for Health Equity Solutions is seeking a full time research assistant to assist with The Church Challenge, a faith-based multilevel physical activity and nutrition intervention for blood pressure reduction among primarily African-American churches in Flint, Michigan.

Responsibilities in this position include:
• Assisting with data collection, data entry, and database management
• Screening research participants for study eligibility
• Attending intervention activities
• Tracking participant engagement
• Assisting project coordinator with research-related tasks
• Preparing and revising project manuals

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Public Health or other related field; one to three years of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in public health or social science research; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications

1+ year experience with research and data collection is desired but not required.

Software usage such as Qualtrics, or SPSS and Microsoft Office.

Required Application Materials

Cover Letter


3 Professional References with Contact Information

Work Hours


Description of End Date

This is an off-dated position funded for one year from date of hire with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.

Bidding eligibility ends on 10/9/18 at 11:55 PM




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Job No:
Posted: 10/11/2018
Application Due: 10/16/2018
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