Visiting Research Associate I - Division of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatrics

Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS

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Posted: 27-Apr-24

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Type: Full-time

Salary: Open

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Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory
Staff/Administrative

Internal Number: 5213315



Visiting Research Associate I - Division of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Visiting Research Associate I - Division of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Hiring Department: Department of Medicine
Location: Chicago, IL USA
Requisition ID: 1024835
Posting Close Date: May 10, 2024
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Position Summary
The Visiting Research Associate I performs research functions within the Vitoux Program on Aging and Prevention. The position provides assistance to the Vitoux Director in order to meet the research and training objectives of the Vitoux Program. This position conducts research according to study protocols that investigate lifestyle and behavioral health interventions for adults with chronic diseases.
Duties & Responsibilities

  • Under the direction of the supervising Research Specialist, the primary duties will include research participant recruitment and follow up, data collection, entry and processing, and intervention scheduling and delivery. The role will assist with the development, implementation, and refinement of research processes and procedures as well as data collection processes. The role may also assist with basic qualitative and quantitative data analysis.

  • Qualifications:
    Minimum Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree in social science or related field required.
    • Knowledge of fundamental research concepts, practices and procedures.
    • Entry level knowledge of research methods.

    Preferred Qualifications
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