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Research Assistant - Behavioral Cancer Research

The Cancer Prevention and Control Program at the Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center of Georgetown University has an opening for multiple full-time research assistants. The research assistants will work on a team conducting NIH-funded studies focused behavioral aspects of cancer genetic testing for men and women who are at high risk for cancer. Responsibilities include data management, conducting interviews with study participants, participating in the development of study interventions, and general study management. There will be opportunities for data analysis and collaborating on abstracts and manuscripts. This is an ideal position for individuals planning to go on to graduate school in psychology, public health, genetic counseling, medicine, or a related field.  

Requirements include: prior experience working on behavioral research projects and/or clinical interventions, data management experience, the ability to commit to the full-time position for two years, and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology, public health, or a related field.  Start date is April or May 2020.

Please submit a cover letter detailing your interest in the position along with your resume to Marc D. Schwartz, PhD. schwartm@georgetown.edu


About Georgetown University - Cancer Prevention and Control Program
The Cancer Prevention and Control (CPC) Program is the nexus for population sciences-focused research at Georgetown Lombardi. Its mission is to conduct innovative and impactful population sciences research across the translational continuum, from discovery to intervention to policy, to help alleviate the burden of cancer.