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HJF is seeking a Surge Team Research Assistant (temporary) to support the Center for Rehabilitation Sciences Research (CRSR) located at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy (USCGA) in New London, CT. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to CRSR.
The incumbent will assist the Principal Investigator and Research Coordinator with research activities. The USCGA is a designated performance site within the NCAA-DoD Grand Alliance: Concussion Assessment, Research and Education (CARE) Consortium. The CARE Consortium’s goal is to better understand the natural history and return to play criteria of NCAA athletes. In addition, the USCGA, along with the other U.S. Service Academies, will extend recruitment to all cadets at the academy including those who sustain concussion for sports, training accidents, or other trauma.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Minimum Education: Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline.
Minimum Experience/ Training Requirements: 0 to 2 years’ experience. 1 year of experience with the administration of concussion baseline assessments preferred. Certified athletic trainer or athletic training student preferred.
Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.
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, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.