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Research Assistant I

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Position Details 

Position Details

Position Number 8300708
Job Category University Staff
Job Type Part-Time
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Campus Rogers Park-Lake shore
Department Name PSYCHOLOGY
Location Code PSYCHOLOGY (02119A)
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Yes
Duties and Responsibilities

- Conducts visits to high schools, middle schools and community organizations.
- Travels 2-3 times per week to high schools, middle schools and community organizations.
- Recruits and provides training for mentors participating in Cross-Age Peer Mentoring Project.
- Maintains relationship with community partners that are collaborating with the lab.
- Must administer and collect data such as questionnaire.
- Provides support for mentors throughout the program.
- Performs other tasks as assigned.

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related field and zero-one year of related experience.


- Part-time Research Assistant is expected to be trained in all relevant research procedures for studies examining community violence and exposure to violence in youth.
- Must be able to engage youth and collaborate and communicate effectively with community collaborators, other Research Assistants and Principal Investigator.



Computer Skills

Proficiency with MS Office Suite, Internet and email applications.

Supervisory Responsibilities No
Required operation of university owned vehicles No
Does this position require direct animal or patient contact?
Physical Demands None
Working Conditions None
Open Date 08/29/2017
Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link for Posting

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. * Why do you want to work for Loyola University Chicago?

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have at least a Bachelor's degree in related field?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application