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Research Assistant II

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Position Details 

Position Details

Job Title RESEARCH ASSISTANT II (2080)
Position Number 8300711
Job Category University Staff
Job Type Part-Time
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Division
Department Name SCHOOL OF NURSING
Location Code SCHOOL OF NURSING (02400A)
Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Yes
Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for assistance of a clinical research project to include, but not limited, to:
-Complete Citi and EPIC Training
-Screen for eligibility in EPIC, recruit/enroll research eligible patients, and complete informed consent process
- Recruit research participants from Maywood community (i.e. churches, senior centers)
-Conduct data collection, including the following:
a. Contacting study participants regarding study eligibility
b. Obtain physical measurements, clinical history and other study data.
c. Explain and provide packet of measurement instruments.
d. Safely prepare and deliver specimens for laboratory analyses.
e. Request study data, as appropriate
f. Provide participants with stipends
-Coordinate classes for intervention – i.e. reserve rooms, copy handouts.
Communicate with other study members regarding eligibility, recruiting and study data
-Perform data entry
-Prepare, organize and update relevant study materials and data records
-Attend research team meetings

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

Bachelor’s degree in related field and one to two years of related experience.

Qualifications

Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree OR equivalent clinical training experience or education
Specify Degree(s): None

Minimum Experience:
Preferred: 1-2 years of previous research assistant experience

Certificates/Credentials/Licenses

Preferred: Bachelor’s Degree OR equivalent clinical training experience or education
Specify Degree(s): None

Minimum Experience:
Preferred: 1-2 years of previous research assistant experience

Computer Skills

Basic

Supervisory Responsibilities No
Required operation of university owned vehicles No
Does this position require direct animal or patient contact? Yes
Physical Demands None
Working Conditions None
Open Date 09/14/2017
Close Date
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link for Posting http://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/5789

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 a bachelor's degree in a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have at least one year of related experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

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