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 (RAI) to work on a variety of cancer research projects that focus on both pediatric and adult patient populations. The Research Assistant’s efforts will primarily be focused on conducting medical record reviews. There may be some opportunities to interact with study participants in person. Other responsibilities include maintaining regulatory documents, and tracking all study documentation and communication. The RA will work with other Research Assistants, Project Managers, and a variety of clinicians and researchers to accomplish the aims of the projects.
Bachelor’s degree in public health, natural or social science, or pre-med preferred.
The ideal candidate will have education, experience, and/or interest in:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
-Excellent interpersonal skills, dependable, motivated and willingness to learn new tasks.
-Computer skills, including prior use of Microsoft Office products.
-Excellent organization, communication, multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills.
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.