RESEARCH ASSISTANT, School of Public Health, International Health

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RESEARCH ASSISTANT, School of Public Health, International Health

In Project SEARCH (Scanning EARs for Child Health), our team has focused on solving one of the most pervasive and frustrating public health challenges in low and middle-income countries (LMICs): identifying patients over time and space. Project SEARCH will use pattern recognition analysis of biometric data, using ear morphology as the identifier. Our overarching goal in Project SEARCH is to create a powerful but simple, non-invasive, user-friendly system for individual patient identification, optimized for use in LMIC settings, that is acceptable to patients, caregivers, and providers alike. We seek a Bachelors level Research Assistant to contribute to this research project with the PI and the BU Department of Global Health Research team.

Bachelor's degree required; master's preferred. 1-3 years' work experience.

MPH or working towards MPH, Driver's license, and access to a car required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Boston, Massachusetts, United States






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Posted: 11/30/2018
Application Due: 12/13/2018
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