In a career at Boys Town National Research Hospital, you join us in changing the way America cares for children and families. We are currently expanding services. Come grow with us!
Under the general supervision of appropriate Research Program Director or of a Research Associate, works on various phases of research studies being performed, including data entry and analysis, subject recruitment and testing.
Assists in data collection and managing of databases. Will be responsible for entering data from testing, managing subject files and keeping track of subject compensation.
Assists in the recruitment, scheduling, and testing of research studies using human subjects (adults and children, including individuals with atypical developmental).
Assists in advertising for new studies, phone screens of potential participants, scheduling testing and administering neurophysiology and behavioral testing.
Uses computers to analyze results of experiments. Assists in processing neurophysiology data and recording behavioral data for different research projects.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:
Ability to apply knowledge gained through coursework in psychology, neuroscience, biomechanics, speech and hearing, communication sciences/disorders, linguistics, and/or computer science.
Ability to operate a personal computer.
Ability to apply math aptitude in order to perform data analyses and generate results.
Ability to communicate well, both orally and in writing.
Requires a high school diploma and at least one year of college coursework with an emphasis in psychology, neuroscience, biomechanics, speech and hearing, communication sciences/disorders, linguistics, computer science, or related field.
Good interpersonal skills, close attention to details, math aptitude, and flexibility in duties performed.
Job requires testing children, some of whom may have hearing loss or poor attention and/or language skills.
About Boys Town National Research Hospital:
Boys Town National Research Hospital offers a broad range of hospital and clinic services, backed by 40 years of life-changing research to provide the latest, most innovative care to our patients. From pediatric inpatient hospitalization and surgical services, to outpatient visits, to residential care for children and adolescents with severe behavioral disorders, our board certified specialists and highly trained pediatric nurses' focus on caring for the unique needs of children and their families. Boys Town National Research Hospital is a license acute care hospital and psychiatric residential treatment facility and accredited by The Joint Commission. Boys Town National Research Hospital is part of Boys Town, which has been committed to the care of children for over 100 years.
Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town's mission, which is why we offer an array of competitive and attractive benefit options. Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town Physicians, free prescriptions, tuition assistance, access to the campus Field House, parenting resources from our expects and advancement opportunities within the organization, just to name a few. Working at Boys Town is more than just a job; it is a way of life.
Date Posted: December 16, 2019
Job ID: 14813
Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus. This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of duties, skills, or abilities required. Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.
Internal Number: 14813
About Boys Town National Research Hospital
Since the opening of Boys Town National Research Hospital in 1977, the hospital has been internationally recognized as a leader in clinical and research programs focusing on childhood deafness, visual impairment and related communication disorders. We have developed national medical programs that are now instituted in hospitals and clinics across the country.
Today, the hospital offers a broad range of clinical services, including ear, nose and throat services at the Boys Town Ear, Nose and Throat Institute, general pediatric care with Boys Town Pediatrics, and orthopaedic, internal medicine, pediatric gastroenterology, allergy, asthma, pediatric pulmonology, behavioral health, audiological and ophthalmologic care.
The hospital has expanded to offer surgical and clinical services at two Omaha locations: 555 North 30th Street in Omaha and 14000 Hospital Road on the campus of Boys Town, Nebraska.
Boys Town National Research Hospital has assembled national leaders in research who are making important contributions in the areas of genetics, hearing, language, vision and speech disorders. Applying these findings with new technologies, distance learning and the exploration of ne...w research frontiers, the opportunities for new medical diagnoses, evaluation and treatment discoveries are endless.
Accredited by The Joint Commission, Boys Town National Research Hospital is dedicated to providing leading edge clinical care, pioneering translational research and improving the lives of children and their families through applied technology and educational outreach programs. The hospital annually serves more than 40,000 children and families from across the United States.