The Oregon Health & Science University Balance Disorders Laboratory are seeking a Research Assistant 1 to work on projects relating to balance and gait assessment in patients with mild traumatic brain injury. The research assistant will be responsible for assisting with subject recruitment, scheduling, data collection and data management.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree / No experience OR Associate's degree and 2 years of relevant experience
  • Extremely well organized and demonstrate a high level of attention to detail to ensure accuracy of documentation and integrity of data
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to effectively and efficiently manage multiple tasks
  • Ability to work independently, but be able to ask questions and take feedback as needed
  • Ability to stand/walk during human subject data collection and help prevent subjects, who have bad balance, from falling (i.e., be able to help support a person's weight, if needed)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience using a database system or similar application, EPIC, eIRB, clinical research procedures, maintain essential documents binder
  • Experience working with people in a clinic or research setting, and assisting people with mobility issues
  • CPR/1st Aid Certified

Job site and application link:

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or