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Research Assistant Position, Addiction and Health Research Lab, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth University, Lebanon (posted 3/3/16)

The ADHERE: Addiction and Health Research Lab in the Department of Psychiatry at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth http://geiselmed.dartmouth.edu/adhere/ currently has a new full-time position open to assist Dr. Catherine Stanger in research on the development and evaluation of psychosocial treatments for adolescents.  The primary focus of this position will be an NIH funded project involving (1) a randomized trial of a family based intervention for adolescents with poorly controlled diabetes, (2) a pilot study of a behavioral economics incentives mHealth intervention for adolescents with poorly controlled type 1 diabetes, and (3) a neuroimaging study examining self-regulation in teens with type 1 diabetes. This position provides excellent experience for persons seeking to build skills necessary for conducting clinical research, and for those planning to apply to graduate or medical school.

The research assistant will screen potential participants, conduct clinical research interviews and assessments, and serve as an intervention program leader for teens. 
Bachelor’s degree with a major in Psychology or Biological/Social Sciences, a minimum of 1 year of relevant clinical human subjects research experience.  The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, responsible, able to work independently, and have great interpersonal and communication skills as well as meticulous attention to detail.

Please email resume to Dr. Stanger to apply: Catherine.stanger@dartmouth.edu