This is a 2 year time limited Research Assistant position. This position is part of a group of research staff recruiting for various industry and government funded projects. Though responsibility is to specific projects, this position must be able to screen and explain other research projects as well as obtain informed consent for them. There is mandatory phone on-call to be shared among the group. The specific time/number of hours is dependent on the number of staff available and the studies requiring on-call. This position includes patient recruitment, data collection, specimen collection and processing.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Must be Bilingual in Spanish/English. Expert in MS Office, strong interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills. Selected candidate must be able to work independently.
Clinical research experience or experience working with obstetric clients preferred.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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