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General Information


Job title: Research Associate
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Job location: Research Triangle Park, NC  27713 United States
Requisition code: 245509
Date posted: 05/18/2017
Job category:Research and Development
Employment type:Full time
Part time
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Job Description

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SciMetrika is a public health consulting firm whose mission is to provide innovative scientific, technical, and logistical solutions that advance human health. We serve federal, state, and local agencies, commercial companies, educational institutions and private research organizations.

Position Overview:

The Research Associate (RA) will work within the Division of Population Health Sciences (PHS). S/he will be responsible for performing technical and administrative work in support of contracts on an as needed basis.

Position Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:

•Assisting with project-specific tasks (e.g. literature reviews, data collection, project specific research, data entry, technical report writing and editing, etc.). Project-specific tasks will be assigned based on the individual’s background and area of expertise.
•Contributing to literature search strategies.
•Conducting literature searches.
•Summarizing literature and contributing to the writing and editing of reports, manuscripts and other documents.
•Participating in the coordination and management of project tasks.
•Interacting with clients and other customers via email and phone on a regular basis.
•Providing division and project administrative support (meeting management, minutes/agenda development, materials printing/copying, and other preparation activities for client deliverables and internal division materials).
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Job Requirements

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•Master’s degree in public health or related area or Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 2 years of public health experience
•Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office Suite, MS Outlook, Internet search engines, academic databases (i.e. PubMed, MEDLINE, PsychInfo).
•Consulting experience preferred.


•Self-motivated and goal oriented
•Highly detail-oriented
•Excellent written and oral communication skills
•Good teamworking abilities
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