University of Texas at Dallas Research Assistant I in Dallas, Texas

Job Summary

Primary responsibilities are to administer tDCS and assist with functional MRI data collection in accordance with IRB research protocol. Provide routine support on various research projects with special populations such as memory complaints, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and Traumatic Brain Injury. Additional research activities may include test procedures and quality controls; coding regulations and proper lab procedures for working with human subjects. Training is provided, but experience is a plus. These studies are conducted through The Center for BrainHealth.

Minimum Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in one of the basic sciences or an equivalent combination of education and experience in customer service or in daily interactions in a public services environment.

Preferred Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in one of the basic sciences or an equivalent combination of education and experience in customer service or in daily interactions in a public services environment. Experience with TBI, MCI, etc. is a plus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Primary responsibilities are to administer tDCS and assist with functional MRI data collection in accordance with IRB research protocol. Collects, evaluates and interprets research data to provide needed information to principal investigators and other researchers. Updates notebooks, records, and performs data entry on databases as needed. May work with research participants including participant and lab schedules, and testing as necessary. Maintains clean laboratory and/or work area to ensure safe and efficient work environment. Stays abreast of new and updated protocols for research department. Orders laboratory and other supplies as directed by senior research staff. May coordinate the work of others as needed.

Additional Information

The Center for BrainHealth is a tobacco-free satellite campus located in the Medical District of Dallas, near Love Field.

Special Instructions Summary

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Posting Number: S01239P

Position Title: Research Assistant I

Functional Title: Dr. S. Vanneste Lab Dept 104511

Department: CBH Vanneste

Salary Range: Min-DOQ

Pay Basis: Monthly

Position Status: Regular full-time

Location: Dallas

Open Date: 08/10/2017

Open Until Filled: Yes

Desired Start Date: 09/01/2017