Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Clinical Research Assistant Job

Job Number: EPB18017

Job Title: Clinical Research Assistant

Department: Teen Suicidality - 7127477

Facility: Bradley Hospital

Location: East Providence, RI

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Behavioral Sciences or related area, including courses in research methodologies and statistics.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process. – If position deals with patient care.


Minimum of six months of undergraduate or post-graduate research experience.

Under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator of Biopsychosocial Research, assist in the acquisition and analysis of patient information for clinical research projects. Interview patients to gather information. Prepare and maintain study record. Enter data and perform statistical analyses of resultant data. Participate in qualitative/quantitative analysis of data. May assist in first draft preparation. Review relevant literature to gather information. May participate in development of research protocols.