Research Assistant needed for the Traumatic Brain Injury laboratories at Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute in Elkins Park, Pa. The successful candidate will screen and recruit participants, administer interviews and test protocols, and assist with data management in a busy clinical research center studying treatments and outcomes of traumatic brain injury (TBI) with funding from multiple federal grants. BA/ BS degree in psychology, neuroscience, or related field required. Must have outstanding interpersonal skills for interacting with patients, families and staff. Must have outstanding organizational skills, excellent computer skills and a strong work ethic. Preference will be given to candidates with prior research experience and/or experience with disability populations. We seek a person with high energy who is capable of multi-tasking, who is detail oriented, and who can work both independently and as part of a team. Send resume or CV with at least three academic/ professional references (phone and email contacts) and non-generic cover letter (REQUIRED) to firstname.lastname@example.org. NOTE: Applications lacking the required cover letter and required email addresses for academic/professional references will be deleted without review.
On occasion, one or more of the Labs at MRRI accepts graduate or undergraduate students to assist with Lab activities for a limited period of time, typically during the summer. These are unpaid positions and may be full- or part-time. Send an email to the Director of the Lab(s) that interest you to inquire about availability of volunteer positions.