Rosalind Franklin University Research Assistant in Chicago, Illinois

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The Interprofessional Healthcare Workforce Institute at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science welcome applications for a part-time Research Assistant. This is an offsite position. Work location is in Minneapolis, MN at St. Kate’s. The University encourages applications from individuals belonging to groups underrepresented in their field and those that can add new and valuable perspectives to the academic environment. The principle role of the Research Assistant is to provide technical and administrative support for a research project. Under general supervision of research investigators the individual needs to be able to perform research-related duties and tasks. These may entail engaging in activities with other academic institutions and senior care providers to accomplish the goals of the research study.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Collects and maintains survey and interview data; answers questions pertaining to participation and consent, while also assisting in administering tests and questionnaires following protocols; maintain detailed records of results, which may include collecting, extracting, and entering data; and preparing basic charts and graphs.

Required Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or related education and experience; must be CITI (Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative) certified or able to attain certification within the first week of employment; must achieve a background check clearance.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite; ability to multi-task; knowledge of survey software and use; ability to work independently and on a team; strong attention to detail; confidentiality and understanding of privacy security of information; data collection methods; data management; field research; literature reviews; strong oral/written communication.

Typical Physical Demands and Working Conditions
  • Selected candidate must have the mental and physical capabilities to perform the essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

  • Work is performed in a typical office environment and will be conducted in a climate-controlled office with extensive use of computers, telephones and other office equipment.

Position Title: Research Assistant

Department: Institute for IPHWD

Employment Group: Staff

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Full Time or Part Time: Part Time

Temporary?: No

Site Location: Other

Other Site Location: St. Kate's in Minneapolis, MN

Grant Funded: No

Open Date: 04/17/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

PeopleAdmin Posting Number: 20111162