Tuesday, November 10, 2015

Paid Research Assistant Position

The Center on Young Adult Health and Development is looking for a paid research assistant to assist with the operations of several projects, including a large-scale, NIH-funded research study on the health-related behaviors of young adults during a critical life transition (The College Life Study), and a statewide collaborative project on reducing drinking and alcohol-related problems among college students. The Center is looking for a motivated, responsible student who is able to commit to working with us for at least the next two semesters.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Communication with study participants
  • Literature review and management
  • Online research
  • Quality assurance
  • Document scanning
  • Data entry, cleaning, and verification
  • Other tasks as assigned
  • Hours per Week: 15-20 
How to Apply: Submit your resume and a brief letter of interest to Brittany Bugbee, Recruitment Coordinator, at bbugbee@umd.edu. In the letter of interest, please explain why you’re interested in working at CYAHD and why you’d be a good fit for the position. The application must be submitted by Wednesday, November 25, with best consideration by Wednesday, November 18.

For more details about our projects and the Center, visit our websites at www.cls.umd.edu, www.marylandcollaborative.org, and www.cyahd.umd.edu.