We are seeking aResearch Assistantto work under the direct supervision of the Principal Investigator, Dr. Balasubramanian. The Research Assistant (RA) will primarily assist with the day-to-day logistical and operational tasks for clinical research including data collection, entry, analysis, and management. Responsibilities will include leading participant recruitment for clinical research, answering study related questions, screening potential participants, scheduling and maintaining study calendar and serving as a liaison between the participants and the research team. Tasks include in the office and remote work.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
The RA will assist in consenting participants for research studies, complete data collection, and conduct follow-up activities.
Data collection includes administering questionnaires, data collection from radiographic testing, and ensuring complete testing is completed for the research study.
Follow-up activities will also include communicating with participants, phone call follow up with further questionnaire administration, and ensuring timely follow up for repeat in person research visits and testing. Additionally, tracking participants to obtain updated contact information and scheduling follow-up visits.
RA will follow established research protocols and will complete trainings needed as the protocol.
RA will be responsible for data entry of collected data and ensuring safety and security of data.
RA will complete all other duties as assigned and work closely with the research team to ensure completion of all research related activities.
Special Knowledge Skills & Abilities
Maintain high level of motivation for job functions with positive attitude.
Experience in using a personal computer.
Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks.
Highly attentive to detail and deadlines.
RA must be willing to work remotely from home to complete questionnaires over the phone.
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Classified Title: Research Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.75 - $23.00/hr (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F, 40hrs Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: Hybrid/Johns Hopkins Bayview Department name: SOM DOM Pulmonary Personnel area: School of Medicine
Please refer to the job description above to see which forms of equivalency are permitted for this position. If permitted, equivalencies will follow these guidelines:
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