Research Assistant II

Harvard Medical School

Boston, MA

ID: 7083717
Posted: August 24, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job-Specific Responsibilities :
The research assistant performs a variety of complex research and administrative duties. Working both independently and in collaboration with others, the research assistant is responsible for research products with a global health focus specifically infectious disease or epidemics, including but not limited to: Research on a book on the history of epidemics, manuscripts for publication grant proposals, teaching materials, journals, articles, white papers, reviews presentation preparation The research assistant is responsible for establishing and meeting deadlines, and facilitating communication among key players associated with HMS Department of Global Health and Social Medicine. This individual will also provide administrative support including but not limited to calendar management, travel arrangements, expense reimbursements, and research meeting coordination. Performs other related tasks as assigned.

Basic Qualifications :
Two or more years of related research experience. Higher education may count towards experience.
Additional Qualifications and Skills :
Excellent organizational, writing, and communication skills. Masters degree in public health, global health delivery, or a related field preferred.

Additional Information :
This is a 12-month term appointment with the possibility of renewal contingent on funding.

Harvard Medical School strives to cultivate an environment that promotes inclusiveness and collaboration among students, faculty and staff and to create new avenues for discussion that will advance our shared mission to improve the health of people throughout the world.


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