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Research Assistant 2

Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) , Portland, OR

Job - Health

Close Date: 12/31/2019

This Research Assistant 2 position will be heavily involved in the data collection for a large NIH-funded, longitudinal research study of children and adolescents. The incumbent will assist with study visits, including neuropsychological and behavioral assessment and the acquisition of structural and functional magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) data. They will also assist with administrative-related tasks for the project, including database management, data entry, and other general office duties in support of the goals of the study.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree with major courses in field of research / No Experience; OR Associate's Degree and 3 years of relevant experience
Sufficient computer knowledge to interface with a variety of database, statistical, and imaging task and processing software, such as Excel, SPSS, Access, Linux, AFNI, FSL, Presentation, and E-Prime
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Self-starter, possessing a strong work ethic and the ability to operate independently, as well as in a team environment
Effectiveness in organizing tasks and setting priorities, multi-tasking, working efficiently with minimum oversight, interacting constructively with faculty and staff, and ability to be adaptable, creative, and a quick learner
Ability to work evening and weekend hours as needed

Preferred Qualifications
Degree in behavioral science field
Research and/or project management experience
Experience working with children and families

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