Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Research Assistant Job

Job Number: TMH15331

Job Title: Research Assistant

Department: 2MINF Pinkston HCC - 7861045

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor’s Degree.

Basic computer knowledge, i.e., being able to navigate through PC software, typing/word processing and completing spreadsheet/data entry.

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


Interviewing experience.

Two years experience in counseling, education and/or outreach, including work with the specific or related study population preferred.

Recruit participants for behavioral research study from busy infectious disease clinic, follow throughout their engagement during study to assist with participant engagement. Ensure accurate and complete collection and data entry, responsible for maintaining integrity of data in database. Assist with IRB documents, study questionnaires and data collection forms. Under the direct supervision of the Principal Investigator, the Project Manager and Manager of Research Administration, conduct specific research protocols associated with assigned research projects. All essential functions performed in this position reflect the age and culture specific needs of the participants.