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Oregon Health & Science University Research Assistant 2 in Portland, Oregon

The Research Assistant will assist the division of Orthopaedic Adult Reconstruction (Total Joints) providers as assigned with their clinical research activities related to total joint arthroplasty and hip preservation.

The duties of this position will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Becoming educated in institutional, state and federal research policies by attending trainings and workshops, and through self-directed learning

  • Assisting in preparing new protocols for IRB submission

  • Updating and maintaining all IRB documents for continuing review and ongoing modifications

  • Assisting in preparing grant proposals

  • Attending meetings pertaining to research activities, and assisting in the planning and implementation of research protocols including subject screening, study appointment scheduling, responding to inquiries regarding the protocols, collecting/maintaining research data

  • Development and maintenance of research databases

  • Attending orthopaedic clinic and surgery, and interacting with patients in order to collect pre- and post-treatment information

  • Bachelor’s Degree with major courses in field of research/no experience, OR Associate's Degree and 3 years of relevant experience

  • Knowledge of Federal human subjects in research protections and HIPAA regulations

  • Knowledge of IRB procedures

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs

  • Typing, editing, proofreading skills

  • Analytical and detail-oriented skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written

  • Ability to work occasional early or late hours as needed

  • Prior research experience

Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter and Resume or CV.

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

Recruitment ID: 2019-1753

External Company URL: dturner

Street: Marquam Hill

Posting Department: Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Posting Pay: $16.03 - $16.50 per hour

Posting FTE: 1.00

Posting Schedule: Monday - Friday

Posting Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm (variable)

HR Mission: School of Medicine

Drug Testable: No