Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Division of Population Sciences is looking for a Research Assistant I to work on research projects being conducted as part of the Program for Young Women with Breast Cancer at DFCI and the Adult Survivorship program. The Research Assistant will also assist with ongoing studies as needed. Most of the work will be done independently, with supervision, but s/he may work with other Research Assistants, Project Managers, researchers, and physicians to accomplish the aims of the project.
This position is currently funded for one year with the possibility of extension dependent upon receipt of additional funding.
Under general supervision by the Principle Investigator, the Research Assistant I may be responsible for some or all of the following:
Bachelor’s degree in public health, natural or social science preferred.
The ideal candidate will have education, experience, and/or interest in:
PATIENT CONTACT: Yes, adult patients
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.