The Pediatric Anxiety Research Center (PARC) at Bradley Hospital
(located in East Providence RI) is looking for Clinical Research
Assistants for several projects concerning obsessive-compulsive
disorder (OCD) and anxiety disorders in children and adolescents.
Under the general supervision of the Principal Investigator of
Research assist in the acquisition and analysis of study
participant data for clinical research.
Administrative duties for this position include:
Scheduling study participants.
Tracking progress of the studies.
Data entry and analysis.
Collaboration with community partners.
Preparing submissions to the Human Subjects Protection Committee
and Office of Research Administration.
Aiding in study recruitment.
Developing innovative recruitment strategies.
Clinical duties for this position include:
Screening research participants.
Administering ratings scales.
Behavioral coding of exposure treatment sessions.
Administering diagnostic interviews to study participants.
Participation in multidisciplinary discussions regarding
research design and implementation is expected. Mentorship from
psychologists and opportunities to assist in writing scientific
articles for publication and grant submissions are provided.
Observe all hospital policies rules and regulations.
Performs other related duties as required assigned or
BASIC KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelors Degree preferably in Psychology Human Biology
Neuroscience Behavioral Sciences or related fields is required.
Excellent computer and communication (verbal and written)
A strong academic record is essential and past research
experience is desirable.
A career interest in clinical psychology or in psychiatry.
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite.
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills.
The ability to work well with children and parents.
A willingness to tackle complex tasks in an independent
Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race color religion sex national origin age
ethnicity sexual orientation ancestry genetics gender identity or
expression disability protected veteran or marital status. Lifespan
is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Location: Bradley Hospital USA:RI:East Providence
Work Type: Per Diem
Shift: Shift 1