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Research Associate

Research Associate

Job Location 
US-NC-Chapel Hill
Regular Full-Time

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The Research Associate will assist project managers in day-to-day operations of either federally-funded or commercial studies.  This is an entry-level position. This is not a laboratory research position.


The position will offer the opportunity to participate in all aspects of clinical research support, including document preparation, maintenance, and filing; meeting coordination and support; and data management activities including data entry and review.  More specifically, the position may also include the following responsibilities:


•Writing external correspondence, such as emails, memos, minutes and reports
•Formatting documents and creating document templates
•Creating and formatting Case Report Forms, manual of operations documents, and other study-related documentation
•Maintaining project website
•Communicating with internal and external project staff


•Bachelor’s degree in a scientific field or a related area of study with research emphasis
•Past experience working with data or on research studies is desired
•Must have effective oral and written communication skills, strong internet research skills, proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
•Must have strong organizational skills, be able to multi-task, meet deadlines, and proof own work
•The ability to balance team and individual responsibilities is essential


EOE. Veterans/Disabled