Under the supervision of Dr. Navas-Acien and other members of her team the
person in this position will be supporting several research projects,
conducting statistical analyses, supporting fieldwork activities and
contributing to drafting manuscripts and grants. Primary responsibilities will
include supporting the fieldwork for the VapeScan Project. The incumbent will
contribute to the transfer of specimen from the examination site to the
central laboratory. The incumbent will also contribute to the examination of
the vaping devices and the collection of the aerosol following the protocol
established by co-investigator Markus Hilpert and under the supervising of
other team members (Vesna Ilievski). The incumbent will also contribute to
other research projects including MESA and Strong Heart Study, supporting data
cleaning and data analyses under close supervision of the PI and other team
Fieldwork activities: 40%
Statistical analysis: 25%
Drafting manuscripts and grants: 25%
Performs related duties and responsibilities as assigned/requested: 10%
2 years of college or AA degree or equivalent experience
Prefer a bachelor's degree and at least 1.5 years of related experience,
or equivalent in education, training, and experience.
Training in statistics and computer science. Experience with data
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Applications open: Sep 09 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Salary Range: $29.41 per hour
The Research Assistant will work at the Sergievsky Center/Taub Institute in a
and ethnically diverse older adults and its ancillary studies.
The incumbent will recruit older adult participants and perform...