Research Assistant 1 at Oregon Health & Science University

Posted in Research 13 days ago.

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Location: Portland, Oregon

Job Description:
Oregon Health & Science University

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

Location: US-OR-Portland
Req ID: 2019-2369
Position Category: Research
Position Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Type: Research
Department: Center for Hematologic Malignancies
Salary Range: $15.00 - $17.86 per hour
Schedule: Monday - Friday
Hours: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
HR Mission: Healthcare

Department Overview

The OHSU Center for Hematologic Malignancies Bone Marrow Transplant Registry Team directly supports the OHSU Bone Marrow Transplant clinical program by meeting data reporting obligations to the Center for International Blood and Marrow Research (CIBMTR) and to the Northwest Marrow Transplant Program (NWMTP). OHSU's Center for Hematologic Malignancies is a part of OHSU's Knight Cancer Institute.

Function/Duties of Position

The responsibilities of this position include: 1) administrative support to the Registry Team; 2) performing activities related to record collection (multiple medical record departments in external hospitals and community oncology practices); 3) document organization, tracking, and management; 4) digitization of hard copy documents into OnBase; 5) assists in tracking and management of consent documents for patients being consented to research protocols; 6) assistance with submission of documents to the IRB; 7) assists in responding to data queries; responsible for office supply ordering and management.

Required Qualifications

Education : Bachelor's Degree (4 yr); or AA (2 yr) and 2 years of relevant experience; or no degree and 4 years of relevant experience

Experience : as above under Education

Job Related Knowledge and Skills :

Ability to prioritize multiple tasks at one time. Excellent communication, analytical and organizational skills: both written and verbal. Ability to work independently and as part of a team while being collaborative in resolving problems. Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Access, Word, and PowerPoint) on Window OS. Must have demonstrated excellent customer service skills both on the phone and in person. Must possess energy and drive to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously. Ability to use tact and diplomacy to maintain effective working relationships

Able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation

Preferred Qualifications

Education : Bachelor's Degree

Experience : At least 2 years work experience in an office or academic setting

Job Related Knowledge : Knowledge of medical terminology; working knowledge of Oracle

Additional Details

Working conditions :

Must be able to travel to all Knight worksite locations, including using the Tram.

Must be able to focus and work in a busy cubicle environment with constant interruptions, work on a computer for 3-4 hours at a time and lift 20lbs.

All are welcome