Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Research Assistant Job

Job Number: TMH17996

Job Title: Research Assistant - Weight Control & Diabetes

Department: 2WC&D Wing HCC - 7901008

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Experience with clinical research desirable

BA Required ideally in a field related to psychology, nutrition, or exercise science.


Candidate will assist with research related to weight loss/maintenance by assisting with screening and assessment of study participants. Involves interactions with study participants. Over time, the Research Assistant may work with different age groups ranging from infants through pregnant women and up to older adults.