Research Program Assistant in the Division of Pediatric Nephrology. Carry out a mentored clinical research project within the division, including submitting protocols to the IRB, collecting, analyzing, and presenting data in written form. May have opportunities for didactic training and clinical shadowing in pediatric nephrology.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Duties will include screening and recruiting study participants in a clinical setting and communicating with participants, and data collection, entry, and management. Other duties may include administration of questionnaires, preparation of IRB applications and manuscripts, and PUBMED searches. Required to complete an oral presentation of research findings to the Division of Pediatric Nephrology at the end of the program.
Minimum Qualifications (Required)
High School Diploma/GED.
Some college courses preferred.
Some related experience.
Prefer some related coursework or administrative experience.
Some college courses preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Computer, telephone, fax machine, copier, scanner
Familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel required.
JHU eIRB system experience desired, but not required.
Sitting in a normal seated position for extended periods of time
Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction
Finger dexterity to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand or arm, for example, using a keyboard.
Communication skills using the spoken word.
Ability to see within normal parameters
Ability to hear within normal ranges
Ability to move about
Classified Title: Research Program Assistant Working Title: Research Program Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CB Starting Hourly Pay Rate Range: $12.31 - $16.93 / Commensurate with Experience Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm / 40 hrs per week Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10003086-SOM Ped Nephrology Personnel area: School of Medicine
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