Title:  Student Helper

Division:  Medicine
Schedule:  Part Time, 10 hours/week
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Hiring up to $20.20
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  13696


Dr. Maya Balakrishnan is a clinical researcher in the Section of Gastroenterology & Hepatology.  She is looking to temporarily hire a research intern to support our research mission. We are seeking a motivated graduate student, who is genuinely interested in qualitative research, to join her team as a part-time student intern. The position is currently part-time at 19 hours/week, with the opportunity to grow. This position is a good match for students interested in the social sciences, public health, health sciences or medicine as a long term career goal.

Job Duties

  • Conducts participant interviews. 
  • Reviews and codes interviews.
  • Supports the overall research and other research team members.
  • If time allows, the students are encourages to take a more active role in research project discussion, planning, data recording, and presentation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must be a High School or College Student (undergraduate or graduate).
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed bachelor's degree.
  • Current graduate student (Master's or PhD program).
  • Prior qualitative research experience or coursework (verified through documented experience like a transcript, research paper, or reference call).
  • Organized, prompt, self-motivated, teamwork, ability to meet deadlines.



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