OPS Research Assistant

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Apr 01, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 516236
Work type: Temp Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:33070000 - HP-CLINICAL / HLTH PSYCHOLOGY

Classification Title:

OPS-Sponsored Projects Non-Clerical

Job Description:

This position serves as a Research Assistant for the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology in the Cognitive Aging and Memory- Clinical Translational Research Program (CAM-CTRP), working closely with the department staff and faculty in performing research duties. The incumbent will be under Assistant Director of the CAM-CTRP for supervision, Dr. Adam Woods.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Recruit and enroll subjects in research projects. Recruiting activities may include, but not be limited to, attending case conferences for relevant populations, designing and distributing recruiting materials, discussing study details with physicians and other healthcare providers, and talking directly to potential subjects for recruiting purposes. Assist in running research protocols for assigned studies including cognitive, neuroimaging, and psychophysiological methods.
  • Score and code study related data for statistical analysis, working with the faculty involved in the assigned studies.
  • Maintain IRB materials for assigned studies.
  • Participate in other research activities as needed; perform surveys and measures with research participants make appointments for study visits. Provide administrative support to assigned faculty. Assist faculty in a variety of issues concerning laboratory activities, laboratory and office supplies, equipment, appointments and scheduling.
  • Reconcile invoices, assists with editing, filing, keeping research data, ordering, etc.
  • With direction from the assigned Principal Investigators and Grant Specialist, collect and compile data for grant proposals, development and submission. Maintain and organize the documentation for administrative and financial management of grants and studies.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

    Expected Salary:

    $15.00 per hour

    Minimum Requirements:

    Bachelor's Degree

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with other team members
  • Familiarity with office procedures
  • Ability to organize work
  • Experience with Reconciling invoices, editing, filing, keeping research data, etc.
  • Special Instructions to Applicants:

    Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

    Please attach a cover letter, CV or Resume, and a list of references.

    This recruitment is for up to 2 hires.

    The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.

    Health Assessment Required:


    Advertised: 31 Mar 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
    Applications close: 14 Apr 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

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