Part-time, Volunteer, Research Intern, Pediatrics

October 1, 2020

Thurs., Aug. 20

Position Description
The Thaker Lab is looking for 1-2 students able to commit 5-15 hours/week (entirely remote) providing support on a new multi-center research study investigating eating and activity behaviors in families with children under COVID-19 related social restrictions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Getting and documenting informed verbal consent from diverse adult participants
  • Administering surveys (approx. 30-45 minutes each) by phone
  • Corresponding by email with potential research subjects

Position Requirements

  • Ability to speak Spanish (about half of patients are Spanish-speaking only)

Time Commitment
Part-time, roughly 10 hours per week with both daytime and evening availability. Ability to commit to the full academic year a plus.

To apply, please reach out to Cecilia Sena and include a resume and brief (1 - 2 paragraphs) statement of interest reflecting on previous experiences or skills, reasons for interest in the position, and desired outcomes.