CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


PBRC - Research Specialist II

Job Type:
Unclassified
Job Number:
P00008718
Description:
Job Description Pennington Biomedical Research Center, a research facility of the Louisiana State University System, is seeking to hire a Research Specialist II under Interventional Resources in the Clinical Trials Unit. The Research Specialist II will be responsible for the coordination, planning and implementation of all exercise and lifestyle/behavior change intervention activities associated with Interventional Resources to include the assignment of staff, developing exercise prescriptions, developing behavior change interventions, implementing and overseeing specific studies, oversight and coordination of fitness center and off-campus intervention studies, and coordinating activities with Program Managers. The Research Specialist II will execute exercise, lifestyle and/or behavioral change interventions as identified by specific study protocols.
Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in nutrition, exercise science, business, management, or other health related field required. Advanced degree preferred. At least two years progressive experience in a clinical research setting preferred. At least one year in management and/or administration and experience developing and supervising exercise prescriptions highly preferred. Must possess strong verbal and written communication skills. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and the ability to learn and utilize new computer programs/software. Hours of work may vary depending upon the demands of the study and the needs of the institution. Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidate is found.
Faculty:
To Apply:
https://lsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/LSU/job/LSU---Pennington/PBRC---Research-Specialist-II_R00021482
LSU/PENNINGTON BIOMEDICAL IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER