Bay Behavioral Pharmacy Research Unit is seeking a Research Program Assistant IIthat will assist in experimental research sessions for residential/non-residential pharmacological research protocols as well as perform and assist in data handling functions required by research protocols.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Input, organize, edit and verify data collected in test sessions.
Responsible for maintaining a current backup of research data and ensuring the security and confidentiality of that data.
Provide graphic representations of research data according to the needs of the investigator or research assistant.
Participate in BPRU sponsored services including educational lectures, computer classes and community events.
Assist in recruitment of volunteers for outpatient research protocols. Such recruitment may involve phone as well as in-person screenings.
Assist in running testing protocols within a laboratory setting and familiarize themselves with the details of session and the origination of research data.
Special Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Ability to work independently.
Ability to interact with faculty, staff, and research teams, in clinical programs, on educational outreach initiative.
Attention to detail, good proofreading skills and excellent written communication variety of forms, print material, website content, speeches, and publicity materials.
Excellent oral communication skills to deal effectively within and outside the department and to carry out protocols with human volunteers of diverse socio-economic and racial backgrounds.
Knowledge of graphic design and typography.
Basic to Intermediate computer programs with Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Publisher.
Excellent organizational skills to work effectively in an environment that requires balancing multiple assignments and verification of data sets.
Ability to interact effectively with individuals at all levels and from diverse cultures.
Must be able to make decisions and act independently while keeping investigator informed.
Able to sit in a normal seated position for extended periods.
Able to reach by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction.
Finger dexterity required, able to manipulate objects with fingers rather than entire hand(s) or arm(s), e.g., use of computer keyboard.
Communication skills using the spoken word.
Ability to see within normal parameters.
Ability to hear within normal range.
High School Diploma or graduation equivalent.
Two years related experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Classified Title: Research Program Assistant II Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CC Starting Salary Range: Min $15.50 - Max $26.00 HRLY ($42,432 budgeted; Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: Varies/18.75 Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Department name: SOM Psy Bay Behavioral Pharm Rserch Unit Personnel area: School of Medicine
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