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
If temporary, indicate duration
Hours Per Week
Job Family Research Support (Laboratory and Non-Laboratory)
Salary Grade Technical 5-075
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
Additional Essential Functions (Limit to 3950 characters.)
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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