STEP-UP Research Program Assistant (part-time)

Responsibilities
The STEP-UP Research Program Assistant will assist the Principal
Investigators and Coordinator in engaging STEP-UP students in innovative and
interactive research training and education programs that include research
methodology, laboratory techniques, clinical, and community-partnered
research. The Program Assistant's responsibilities include; but not limited
to, assisting in organizing STEP-UP Student Symposium, monitoring student
research activities, maintaining and updating the STEP-UP databases, collecting
student outcome data for evaluation of STEP-UP research programs.

*This is a 3-month, part-time limited, position that may convert
to career.*Qualifications
Required:* Previous experience in working as part of a research team* Experience working independently with excellent interpersonal and problem-solving skills* Able to work closely with the project staff and take direction* Excellent writing skills and editing correspondence and written materials* Ability to maintain patient confidentiality as required by HIPPA* Demonstrated ability to effectively handle and maintain composure in stress situations and pressure* Knowledge of PCs, windows operation system, and related word processing and spreadsheet software (such as Word, Excel, etc)* Ability to perform duties independently with minimal supervision* Ability to handle multi-line phone system
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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