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Research Assistant - Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center - Georgetown University Medical Center

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Research Assistant - Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center - Georgetown University Medical Center

Georgetown's Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (LCCC) seeks to prevent, treat and cure cancers by linking scientific discovery, expert and compassionate patient care, quality education and partnership with the community - guided by the principle of cura personalis - care for others.

Job Overview

The Research Assistant , in a role central to the aims of our research studies in line with the objectives of the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, supports research projects targeting Chinese and White American populations.

They assist in recruiting Chinese- and English-speaking participants from communities and clinics, conducting telephone interviews, performing data entry, coordinating with laboratory workers, attending study-related research meetings, and interacting with study staff on a regular basis.

Performing all duties in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Georgetown University Medical Center's philosophy, procedures, and standards, they assist Dr. Wang and collaborative researchers in delivering materials and related administrative work.

Work Interactions and Work Mode Designation

The Research Assistant works closely work with the Principal Investigator (PI) to accomplish proposed research tasks so that the PI has steady progress in data collection in order to report to the funding agency and disseminate the results to the public.

This position has been designated as Hybrid . Please note that work mode designations are regularly reviewed in order to meet the evolving needs of the University. Such review may necessitate a change to a position's mode of work designation. Complete details about Georgetown University's mode of work designations for staff and AAP positions can be found on the Department of Human Resources website: .

Requirements and Qualifications

  • B.A. and B.S with experience in social and behavioral, health research - preference for M.S. or M.A. in the social, behavioral, or health sciences
  • 2 to 3 years of experience
  • Skills for extensive use of computer - e.g., English and/or Chinese word process and data processors)

Preferred Qualification

Proficiency in both English and Chinese languages

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EEO Statement:

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law .


Georgetown University offers a comprehensive and competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, disability and life insurance, retirement savings, tuition assistance, work-life balance benefits, employee discounts and an array of voluntary insurance options. You can learn more about benefits and eligibility on the Department of Human Resources website .

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