Research Assistant, Family Medicine

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Feb 10, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Position Summary

The Research Assistant is responsible for working with the Project Director & Project Coordinator in the implementation of human subjects research conducted with men and women entering Lackawanna Drug Treatment Court and Erie County Opioid Intervention Court.

This is a grant-supported position with anticipated funding through September 29, 2022. The individual will be assigned to the “A Rigorous Evaluation of the Opioid Intervention Court Strategy- A Public Health Response” project under the supervision of Principal Investigators Drs. Linda Kahn & Gregory Homish and Project Director D. Lynn Homish, MS and will be an employee of The Research Foundation of SUNY .

Outstanding Benefits Package
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About UB
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. UB amplifies ambition for faculty and staff by offering endless possibilities to achieve more. Here, people from all backgrounds and cultures challenge and inspire each other to discover, learn and succeed. Dedicated staff and engaged faculty collaborate to further knowledge and understanding, and develop tenacious graduates who are valued for their talents and their impact on global society. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo .

As an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, the Research Foundation will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and veteran or disability status.

Minimum Qualifications
  • Associates degree or two years formal training in Public Health, Psychology, or other health services
  • Six months previous experience working in a professional capacity involving contact with the public
  • Strong sensitivity to diverse populations, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills, and computer literacy are integral to the position

  • Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Public Health, Psychology, or other health services
  • Psychosocial research recruiting/interview experience on grant funded awards
  • Data management experience with REDCap and Stata

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