Research Assistant I-Neurology
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Requisition #: 190002IM
Under close direction of senior research staff, conducts activities to support research projects.
D epartment: Neurology
Position Key Accountabilities:
Under close supervision, conducts research activities according to research protocol. Research activities may include some or all of the following: patient recruiting, screening, and interviewing; collect and analyze data.
Maintain accurate records of interviews, safeguarding the confidentiality of subjects, as necessary.
Summarize project results; prepare progress reports for the PI and funding agency.
Prepare articles, reports, and presentations.
Prepare materials for UTHealth IRB submissions and reports.
Prepare materials for applications to granting agencies and foundations.
Monitor the project budget.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Stays abreast of new and updated protocols for research department
Complies with all governmental and University policies, rules, regulations, and codes,
Performs other duties as assigned.
General knowledge of research fields.
Bachelor’s degree in one of the basic sciences or relevant experience in lieu of education.
No years of experience. One year experience is preferred.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds constantly and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
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