Research Assistant

Virginia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jun 04, 2021
Employment Type
Part Time

Posting Details

Job Code/Title 82751 - H - Labs/Research Assistant 1 Position Number HU1217 Working Title Research Assistant Department Psychology Organizational Overview

At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.

Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $15 to $18 Campus Monroe Park Campus Position Type Hourly Hours/Week 20 Normal work days M-F (varied) Normal work hours Varied Job Category Research Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position No Resource Critical No Description of the Job

La Semilla and La Esperanza research labs are hiring a part-time research assistant (RA). The RA will be responsible for recruiting Latinx adolescents and their parents for a study, and administering surveys and collecting data. The RA will also be responsible with day-to-day tasks related to recruitment, data collection, and intervention implementation. The RA will work closely with the PIs and graduate and undergraduate student research assistants.

This is a grant-funded position, with funding secured until June 2022. This position will terminate on 6/9/22.

Required Qualifications

Requirements include exceptional organizational and time management skills, excellent interpersonal skills for interacting with children, parents, community partners, and research team, and strict attention to detail.

Preferred Qualifications

Fluency in Spanish is highly preferred.

Job Open Date 06/04/2021 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information

Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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