Research Assistant II at Dartmouth College

Posted in Research 23 days ago.

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Location: hanover, New Hampshire

Job Description:

Dartmouth College

Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.

Position Information

Position Title
Research Assistant II


Position Number

Position Purpose

The Research Assistant (RA) will be part of a dynamic, collaborative team in a Center of Excellence funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse focused on cutting edge research related to digital therapeutic tools for behavioral health conditions. The RA will be responsible for activities associated with maintaining the content of the CTBH website associated with up-to-date empirical literature related to digital therapeutic tools and will assist the Core Director in implementation of the research activities of the D&I Core. The RA may be asked to assist with other CTBH research activities as needed.

Note: Continuing employment is based on availability of grant funds.

SEIU Level
Not an SEIU Position


Employment Category
Regular Full Time

Department Contact for Cover Letter
Dr. Sarah Lord

Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is located at 46 Centerra Parkway, Lebanon, NH.

This position is funded by a grant. Continuation is based upon available funds.

Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

Key Accountabilities

Key Accountabilities

Website Management Activities (60%)

  • Develops and maintains Program Review online resource content.
  • Works collaboratively with CTBH content editorial staff and Core Director to develop and maintain Program Review content.
  • Develops Cutting-Edge Literature (annotated bibliography) content and maintains online resource.
  • Assists in the development of a social media feedback feature and the creation and maintenance of other interactive tools.

Research Coordination (30%)

  • Maintains literature repository for research related to dissemination and implementation of technology-based care approaches.
  • Creates and maintains repository for empirically-supported instruments to measure factors associated with dissemination and implementation of evidence-based care.
  • Develops systems for tracking, organizing, and entering data related to trials that include the implementation context battery.
  • Participates in on-going trainings and keeps abreast of developments in the field
  • Assures that subject and data confidentiality and integrity are maintained.

Dissemination of Research Findings (10%)

  • Conducts literature searches of identified topic areas.
  • Develops presentations for national scientific meetings.
  • Participates in preparation and writing of reports and manuscripts.
-- Demonstrates a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness through actions, interactions, and communications with others. -- Performs other duties as assigned.