full-time position in Neurology; 40 hours per week; Monday - Friday
Assist with research on human subjects with and without cognitive impairments. Participate in one or more research projects involving learning and memory in healthy and patient populations. These projects may include various techniques including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), neuropsychological assessment of cognitive function, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), and transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS).
Screen and recruit subjects. Schedule subjects (which involves coordination of other staff who are needed for the study visits). Prepare documents needed for study visits. Administer phone questionnaires and in-person neuropsychological tests. Process subject incentive payments. Review study forms for completeness prior to data entry. Assist with data entry using EXCEL and SPSS. Maintain subject lists necessary for tracking subject status, as well as, the status of data entry and analysis. Assist with IRB protocol applications, amendments, and renewals. Assist with data collection, including neuropsychological testing, MRI data acquisition, data analysis, and data storage backup. Assist with MRI payments to Kennedy Krieger (KKI), including monitoring and approving for accuracy timely invoices from KKI. Work with Division finance personnel to insure timely payments to KKI. Work collaboratively with junior and senior faculty, nurses and physicians, imaging center staff, and other related study personnel. Assist in document preparation for publications. Order lab supplies and equipment.
Perform other duties as required.
Bachelor's degree in related discipline. Some related experience. Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
**JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.**
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