The Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a Research Program Assistant II to work under the supervision and direction of the investigators and study team members, the research assistant will help out with various activities vital to the large research study of glaucoma and vision screening in Baltimore.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Data entry in study database, resolving issues with missing data.
Organizing and maintaining research files.
Understanding Research patient Insurance coverage and providers. Assisting with patient visit scheduling and escorting patients during study visits.
Packing and Unpacking materials and equipment for transportation to/from screening events which will include some lifting of equipment.
Support project lead in designing study forms.
Support other research activities.
Preparing study recruitment and education materials.
Operating basic office machines.
Lend general support to office as needed; includes filing, record keeping and other duties as assigned based on the needs of the research program.
Minimum Qualifications:High School Diploma/GED. Two (2) years related experience. Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum experience required for the respective job.
Preferred Qualifications: Some college courses preferred.
Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. Candidate must have exceptional organizational skills.
Self-Starter with a high degree of initiative
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Sitting, standing and walking for extended period. Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction. Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s). Ability to move standard equipment through a hospital or clinical/laboratory environment.
Classified Title: Research Program Assistant II Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CC Starting Salary Range: $14.14 - $19.44/Hour; Commensurate with experience Employee Group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5:00pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Medicine, East Baltimore Campus Department Name: Ophthalmology Glaucoma Personnel Area: School of Medicine
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