Research Behavioral Health Assessor

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Updated: February 14, 2018
Job ID: 213649
Status: Part-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Location: Rockville, MD, United States

Come Work at HJF!

The Suicide Care, Prevention, and Research Initiative, within the Department of Medical and Clinical Psychology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences is accepting applications for a part-time Research Associate position. 

The part-time Research Assistant will be expected to provide research support on a project funded by the Special Operations Forces which involves curriculum development for a Cognitive Agility Training program. Duties will involve writing and editing sections of the curriculum and performing any research tasks associated with the project, as assigned and supervised by the project coordinators. This is a unique opportunity that will provide outstanding research work experience in preparation for graduate and/or medical training.

Bachelor’s degree in psychology, public health, and/or related field is required and military background and/or experience is preferred. Additional desired qualifications include attention to detail, strong organizational and multi-tasking skills, ability to work independently as well as part of a team, critical thinking skills, prior experience in a research environment, and interest in suicide prevention research.

Application review will begin immediately. Please send the following via email to Dr. Marjan Holloway, Director, Suicide Care, Prevention, and Research (1) cover letter; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) name, position, and contact information for two academic/professional references.

The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine (HJF) is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.