University of Utah Hourly Research Assistant (Baron Stitch) in Salt Lake City, Utah
Open Date 04/28/2023
Requisition Number PRN13677N
Job Title Hourly Research Assistant
Working Title Hourly Research Assistant (Baron Stitch)
Job Grade B
FLSA Code Nonexempt
Patient Sensitive Job Code?
Type Non Benefited Staff / Student
Standard Hours per Week 15
Full Time or Part Time? Part Time
Work Schedule Summary
Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, 10-15 hours per week, occasional evenings or weekend hours may be needed
Is this a work study job? Yes
VP Area U of U Health - Academics
Department 00958 - DFPM-Administration
City Salt Lake City, UT
Type of Recruitment External Posting
Pay Rate Range 9.62 to 15.00 (DOQ)
The Behavioral Sleep Medicine Laboratory (P.I. Kelly Baron, PhD, MPH ) is recruiting part time position to assist with a multi-year NIH grant that is examining the effects of a sleep intervention on blood pressure
- Collaborates with the study team to meet goals for participant recruitment and screening.
- Schedules and conducts study assessments, including administration of questionnaires and cognitive assessments, sleep measurement equipment set up and download.
- Complies with ethical standards for research involving human subjects.
- Completes other activities as delegated by the PI and the project director.
- Opportunities to contribute to scientific manuscripts and abstracts.
Enrolled in a bachelor’s or master’s degree in a health-related field, effective communication skills, Candidates who are native Spanish speakers are preferred but not required.
Special Instructions Summary
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.
The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students and patients from all backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education and quality healthcare for historically underrepresented students and patients.
All qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.
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