Research Assistant, Global Health Science and Security - Georgetown University Medical Center

Location
Washington D.C
Posted
Jun 18, 2019
Closes
Jul 25, 2019
Ref
JR06801
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.

Requirements

Research Assistant, Global Health Science and Security - Georgetown University Medical Center

The Research Assistant will assist with various programmatic, analytical, and logistic tasks to support the research activities of Prof. Rebecca Katz, the Director of the Center for Global Health Science and Security . S/He will contribute to a diverse portfolio of projects relating to global health and health security.

The Research Assistant's duties include but are not limited to the following:

Research Support
  • Complete tasks related to data collection and data cleaning
  • Perform literature reviews of peer-reviewed and gray literature
  • Draft summary reports
  • Create figures and other data visualizations


Logistic Support
  • Coordinate with Center staff, faculty, and affiliates to set up project-related meetings
  • Engages in other support activities as requested by supervisor


Event Planning
  • Contribute to planning events for the Center for Global Health Science and Security (e.g., seminars, panel discussions, etc.)


Qualifications
  • Bachelors Degree required; Masters Degree preferred
  • Demonstrated interest in global health or health security
  • Strong communication and teamwork skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Language, data visualization, and data analysis skills preferred (but not required)
  • Background in health finance/health economics preferred (but not required)

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