The Research assistant will assist in the implementation and coordination of research protocols, as well as data analysis, in the division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.
Assist in coordinating and implementation of various aspects of Research studies including scheduling procedures (MRI scans, and neuropsychological testing) maintaining participant files and trackers; and working with various electronic interfaces to maintain and communicate study information.
Ensure regulatory IRB compliance and submit all information required for regulatory compliance submissions and approvals.
Assist in conduct of neuropsychological testing and patient/informant interviews, as dictated in the protocol.
Processing and analysis of multimodal neuroimaging data.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and at least one and one-half years of related experience or equivalent in education, training and experience.
Prior research experience
Must successfully complete online trainings system requirements
Involved with patients and/or research subjects
Must be proficient in R and MATLAB or similar programs
Strong decision-making skills and independent problem solving
Orientation to detail with ability to maintain accurate records
Ability to handle multiple projects and interact with staff at all levels
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Strong communication and computer skills
Self-motivated and highly organized
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 514883
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