Research Associate 2 , FT, Psychiatry, UHealth Campus
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-07-24
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The Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science conducts clinical research projects focused on understanding and improving the mental health and quality of the aging population. The incumbent will continue to support all assigned projects, principal investigators, and various research teams to achieve project goals.
The Research Associate 2 supports research activities under the direction of a principle investigator, program director or designee of the principle investigator or program director.
• Contributes to basic and applied research activities by collecting and analyzing data, maintaining databases, etc...
• Understands and interprets research protocols and procedures.
• Participates in the publication of significant results.
• Advances expertise through continued education, training and/or research.
• Maintains an overview of relevant research findings.
• Ensures all research is undertaken according to good research practice and guidance.
- Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field required.
Work Experience Requirements:
Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
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