Part-time, Volunteer, Research Assistant, COVID-19

September 15, 2021

Tues., Aug. 24

COVID-19 Mother Baby Outcomes (COMBO) Study, Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University 

Position Description
Dr. Dani Dumitriu, Dr. Catherine Monk, and Dr. William Fifer at Columbia's Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons are seeking research assistants for their COMBO study, which aims to understand the impact of both SARS-CoV-2 infections and the pandemic on the developing fetus, future child health, and future maternal health. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with participant recruitment
  • Performing data collection and data analysis
  • Administering infant neurodevelopmental assessments
  • Calling participants to schedule visits

Position Requirements

  • Strong interpersonal skills (demonstrated experience interacting with human subjects participants and/or customer service-facing roles a plus)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Flexibility and ability to work on a team
  • Spanish language fluency a plus 

Time Commitment
Part-time, fifteen hours per week preferred. 

To apply, please email your CV, your weekly availability, and a brief message describing your interest in the project to Maggie Kyle, Morgan Firestein, and Maha Hussain