Full-time, Paid, Research Assistant, Psychiatry

December 25, 2019
11:59 PM

Position Description
The Mood, Brain and Development Unit (MBDU) at the National Institutes of Health is seeking students to apply to their Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) Fellowship. IRTAs are part of a multidisciplinary research team of physicians, psychologists, clinical social workers, and psychiatric nurses. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Gaining experience working with patients in inpatient and outpatient settings
  • Obvserving diagnostic interviews with patients
  • Administering standard pshychometric measures 
  • Training subjects to participate in neuroimaging 
  • Analyzing neuroimaging data
  • Implementing protocol 
  • Collecting, entering and analyzing data
  • Preparing manuscripts 

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree
  • U.S. Citizenship or permanent resident status 

Time Commitment
Full-time, with a commitment of two years

To apply, fill out the MBDU application form, the NIH IRTA application (before 01/15/2020) and email Lisa Gorham an updated resume and unofficial transcript.