The University of Pittsburgh is seeking a Research Technician in the School of Medicine.
The Research Technician will assist the principal investigator with data management and help with data analysis of research data related to a multi-site research experimental study. The study will focus on the topic of occupational fatigue and sleep health of emergency medicine shift workers. The research technician may assist with additional study related activities such as writing reports and filling in data tables. The candidate should have the ability to use a statistical software package (e.g., SAS), and familiarity (some experience) with database software programs (e.g., ACCESS, Excel, other).
Prior experience with emergency medicine/Emergency Medical Services research projects/topics is preferred.
Internal Number: 172401
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Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
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