University of Florida OPS Research Assistant in Gainesville, Florida

OPS Research Assistant

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Work type:Temp Full-Time

Location:Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)

Categories:Research/Scientific/Grants

Department:33070000 - HP-CLINICAL / HLTH PSYCHOLOGY

Classification Title:OPS HOURLY NON-SECRETARY/CLERK

Job Description:

This position serves as a Research Assistant for the Department of Clinical and Health Psychology in the Cognitive Aging and Memory- Clinical Translational Research Program (CAM-CTRP), working closely with the department staff and faculty in performing research, clerical and administrative support duties. The incumbent will be under Assistant Director of the CAM-CTRP for supervision.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Recruit and enroll subjects in research projects. Recruiting activities may include, but not be limited to, attending case conferences for relevant populations, designing and distributing recruiting materials, discussing study details with physicians and other healthcare providers, and talking directly to potential subjects for recruiting purposes. Assist in running research protocols for assigned studies including cognitive, neuroimaging, and psychophysiological methods.

  • Score and code study related data for statistical analysis, working with the faculty involved in the assigned studies.

  • Maintain IRB materials for assigned studies.

  • Participate in other research activities as needed; perform surveys and measures with research participants make appointments for study visits. Provide administrative support to assigned faculty. Assist faculty in a variety of issues concerning laboratory activities, laboratory and office supplies, equipment, appointments and scheduling.

  • Reconcile invoices, assists with editing, filing, keeping research data, ordering, etc.

  • With direction from the assigned Principal Investigators and Grant Specialist, collect and compile data for grant proposals, development and submission. Maintain and organize the documentation for administrative and financial management of grants and studies.

  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Advertised Salary:

$13 - $15/per hour

Minimum Requirements:Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to work with other team members

  • Familiarity with office procedures

  • Ability to organize work

  • Experience with Reconciling invoices, editing, filing, keeping research data, etc.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please attach a cover letter, CV or Resume, and a list of references.\

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required:Yes

Advertised:11 Aug 2017Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close:19 Aug 2017Eastern Daylight Time