Sleep Laboratory Research Technician (WRAIR)

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Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Jan 12, 2017
Closes
Jun 03, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Hours
Full Time
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR), in support of its biomedical research mission, has a requirement to support the Center for Military Psychiatry and Neurosciences (CMPNS) mission to conduct basic and applied research to develop evidence-based strategies to diagnose, prevent, and mitigate the effects of psychological demands, continuous operations, and brain trauma on the health and well-being of Service Members. The position outlined below is in support of the Behavioral Biology Branch.

Responsibilities:

    Assist the Principal Investigators (PIs) with designing research studies and providing scientific input into the research process.Responsible for the execution of research studies including all aspects of data collection, supporting data management and data analyses, designing surveys, coordinating data collections, collecting survey and interview data, processing data, archiving data, and preparing codebooks.Assist in preparing Command Briefings, technical reports, and manuscripts for publication in professional journals.Design research studies to include reviewing and understanding applicable regulations and guidelines.Organize and prioritize all activities associated with designing research studies.Maintain a safe work environment, ensuring that it complies with all safety and occupational health rules and regulations.Required to attend all safety training sessions relative to carrying out the design of research studies, reporting all infractions of safety procedures to the facility Safety Officer.
Education B.S. or M.S. in behavioral science, and 2-5 years of relevant work experience.

Qualifications Able to work both independently and in a team setting.

 

Excellent communication, organization and prioritization skills.

 

 

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