The Research Assistant will provide research support to the Center for Health Finance and Management located in the Department of Health Policy and Management. Will be a part of a productive and collaborative research team working on developing policy options that attempt to balance the desire to lower pharmaceutical spending, provide access to essential drugs, and foster drug innovation. Under the direction of the Project Director, the Research Assistant responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Conduct literature reviews and support gathering information for papers, presentations and other materials
Assistant with database management
Contribute to project planning
Provide research and technical support for broad range of research undertaken on the project
Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
Related Work Experience:
Some related experience.
Special knowledge, skills, and abilities:
Strong communication skills both written and oral. Must be well-organized, efficient, accurate, responsible must able to interact with faculty, staff, students and project participants. Must be computer efficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Classified Title: Research Assistant Working Title: Research Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO37.5/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.26-$22.35 (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: Monday through Friday Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 60004111-Health Policy & Management -Lipitz Personnel area: School of Public Health
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