Columbia University Research Assistant in New York, New York

Job TitleResearch Assistant

Job Code Title

Job Requisition Number 096280

Department 7524- NEU Neurology

Location Medical Center

Job Type Support Staff Full-Time Regular

Bargaining Unit 1199 / SSA Area

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Hours Per Week

Job Family Research Support (Laboratory and Non-Laboratory)

Salary Grade Technical 5-075

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Advertised Summary Job Description The Research Assistant will contact and schedule human research participants, and assist with the assessment of potential research participants including but not limited to conducting telephone interviews to screen their eligibility, and follow up test as necessary. The research assistant will obtain informed consent according to study protocol and explain all aspects of study participation to research participants and prospective participants. They will be responsible for various modalities of data collection. The research assistant will assist the Principal Investigator and other research staff in carrying out standard procedures for protocol submissions to the IRB and other regulatory agencies, including protocol amendments and renewals of ongoing studies. The Research Assistant will perform data collection, data entry, data processing and storage. Responsible for data integrity, including backup of recorded data to study databases and all paper records, and detail-oriented abidance by study protocol and procedures. Other related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Requires a Bachelor's degree and at least 1.5 years of related experience or equivalent in education, training and experience.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant

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Special Indications

This position works with: Contact with patients and/or research subjects

HIPAA Compliance training required Yes

Participation in Medical Surveillance required Yes

What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date 01-09-2019

Requisition Close Date Open Until Filled

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