This is a part-time benefits eligible position
The Research Assistant primarily assists with data collection, aggregation, and management and activities for funded research and program evaluation studies, with specific projects potentially changing over time within the key responsibilities described. S/He also helps with overall project implementation, coordination, and IRB management. There may be opportunities to assist with research dissemination, including presentation and/or publication of results. Some travel may be required.
This is a provisional position. Provisional positions are funded by external grants or contracts with established end dates. When the grant expires or is not extended, the provisional position will be eliminated. Employees in provisional positions may apply for other positions at UAMS when their provisional position ends.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience.
Data Collection, Aggregation, and Management:
May perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelors Degree in any one of the social or behavioral sciences such as psychiatry, sociology, anthropology, health science or communications or journalism or related plus 3 years research experience including direct human subjects’ data collection and data aggregation/management
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.