Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Research Assistant Job

Job Number: TMH15693

Job Title: Research Assistant

Department: 2MINF Taylor HCC - 7861023

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Bachelor's degree required. Excellent oral and written communication, time management, organizational and problem solving skills. Research experience working with vulnerable and minority populations, and people who inject drugs, people with hepatitis C virus infection. Experience in counseling and education.
Provides basic hepatitis C education and harm reduction counseling to study participants. Works at other locations including a Providence methadone clinic and needle exchange program. Must have a valid driver's license and own transportation to these sites. Must be willing to be at methadone clinic early in the morning (between 6-7 am based on needs of study participants.) Position requires flexible scheduling to accommodate program needs.