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Part Time Research Associate Positions Available with UB Department of Emergency Medicine

Posted by Tim on July 29, 2016 in Academics, Career Opportunities, Honors Experiences, Research Information and Opportunities, Summer Research

The Department of Emergency Medicine is looking for several Research Associates (RAs). Our RAs work in the emergency departments (EDs) of the Erie County Medical Center (ECMC) and the Buffalo General Medical Center (BGMC), and may assist with projects outside the emergency department. We are currently looking for RAs to work in the BGMC ED.

The Research Associates are responsible for identifying emergency department patients who meet inclusion criteria for ongoing clinical research and quality improvement projects.  The Research Associates are responsible for interacting with patients and emergency department staff to gather relevant study data.

This is a part-time position offering shifts in 4 or 8 hour blocks with flexibility in the total number of shifts worked per week.  A minimum commitment of 4 hours per week is required.  The Research Associates’ program provides coverage in the emergency departments Monday through Sunday, from 8 am through Midnight.  The pay is $9.00 per hour. Qualifications include current or past enrollment in a university level degree program related to healthcare, health sciences or pre-medical studies, ability to interact with the public in a professional and courteous manner, and completion of a human subjects and research ethics training course upon hire. Transportation to and from the worksite is required.

If you are interested in this position please forward a resume and cover letter to Dr. Christine Verni at  No phone calls please.