Research Assistant II - Pediatric Neurology-Behavioral - Part Time
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Requisition #: 190001QU
Under close direction of senior research staff, conducts activities to support the Lone Star Leadership Education in Autism and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) and Act Early Texas. Grants/Projects, requiring considerable experience, skill and knowledge of the organization's policies and practices.
Part Time - 20 hours per week
Location: Texas Medical Center
Position Key Accountabilities:
activities, under general direction, according to project requirements.
coordinates seminars, workshops, conferences, and faculty/committee meetings
to include facilities and travel itineraries.
Assists in LEND
program trainee recruiting, selection, appointments, training, mentoring and
project files, records and reports. Ensures reliability of data collection
and coding and maintains confidential records of collected data. Ensures
confidentiality is maintained in accordance with the approved research
level of project supplies to assure timely achievement of program activities.
Assists in the
preparation of grant-related fiscal reports, progress reports, grant renewal
proposals and IRB-related documents.
project-related correspondence, manuscripts, and presentation materials.
and non-routine project inquiries and questions.
assists with tracking project budgets, purchases and expenditures.
Perform other duties as
Advanced working knowledge of standard Office Software such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook is required.
Certification for Protection of Human Research Subjects is required and must be complete within 5 days of employment.
Bilingual (English/Spanish) skills are not required, but are preferred.
Bachelor's degree in one of the basic or applied sciences or relevant experience in lieu of education;
One year of prior experience with either:
direct service provision to individual(s) / family member(s) with a developmental disability; asenior administrative role, OR a LEND Program. Certification/Skills:
General knowledge and some detailed concepts of research field assigned.
Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience in lieu of education.
One year of related experience in a research or clinical lab environment.
May substitute required experience with equivalent years of education beyond the minimum education requirement.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or 10 pounds frequently and/or up to 10 pounds 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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