Public Health Research Assistant (Work-Study) - Undergraduates or Graduates - Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center- Brent Lab

LOCATION: Seattle , WA (USA )

Part-time position, 19 hours per week

CLOSING DATE: October 1, 2020


Paid Position

JOB #: 16322

POSTED: September 14, 2020


The Brent lab is seeking a work study student from the School of Public Health, Biostatistics, or a related field to assist on a small-scall, randomized control trial testing use of Augmentd Reality to aid diagnostic testing for SARS-CoV-2.


  • Use epidemiological methods to help design and carry out a small-scale randomized control trial using a cross-over design
  • Aid in study recruitment and participant scheduling
  • Instruct and observe study participants during in-person data collection sessions
  • Analyze study results using R, STATA, or some alternative data analysis system


Additional Details:

Number of Students Accepted: 1-2
Hours per week (approx.): 19
Compensation: Paid: Work-Study (State or Federal)



  • Currently enrolled an undergraduate or master program at a four-year university and must be eligible for a work-study program
  • Must have some data analysis experience (Excel, R, STATA, etc.)
  • Proficiency in basic epidemiological methods
  • Flexibility and able to work independently without supervision

Preferred qualifications:

  • The ideal candidate would be pursuing a degree in Public Health, Health Informatics, Biostatistics or a related field
  • Possess some basic laboratory skills and knowledge
How to Apply:

Please apply online via the Fred Hutchinson Job Listing Portal. Job ID: 17959 

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