School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences-RC - United States-Pennsylvania - (19001337)
The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Division of Sports Medicine and Nutrition is seeking a qualified Research Assistant. The incumbent is responsible for performing all daily research activities of Human Performance Laboratory testing including the following:
- data collection and management
- administrative operations
- instruction of subjects
- collection of biomechanical, musculoskeletal, and physiological data
- processing and analysis of biomechanical, musculoskeletal, and physiological data
- conduct instruction on injury prevention and performance optimization training program instructor certification
- assist in the implementation of injury prevention and performance optimization training program
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience. Candidate will have to pass research certification modules for HIPPA and IRB, as well as possible military security clearance.
Assignment Category: Parttime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Research.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Baccalaureate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 2-3 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm
Hiring Range: $23,868.00 - $37,752.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19001337
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