Science & Research Careers at Lifespan

Research Assistant Job

Job Number: TMH18621

Job Title: Research Assistant

Department: 2BEHA Stroud HCC - 7891019

Facility: The Miriam Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Research Assistant position involves working on longitudinal studies of maternal smoking during pregnancy and fetal and infant development. Primary responsibilities include coding fetal ultrasound videos for behavior and brain development, data entry, dataset creation, conducting infant behavioral assessments, statistical analysis integrating interview, observational and biological data, and collecting biological specimens. Additional responsibilities involve assistance with recruitment efforts, literature reviews, and manuscripts. Background in research and data required. Experience handling biological specimens and knowledge of SPSS, REDCap and Excel strongly preferred. Must have strong interpersonal and organizational skills.