Research Assistant (Part-Time - 25 Hours/week)

Job Description

Main purpose of the job:To conduct outcome assessments and interviews with women (their partners), and anthropometric measurements on their infants.Location:Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic HospitalKey Performance Areas:Conduct outcome assessments with women and their partnersConduct assessments and measurements for infantsSchedule and follow-up on participant appointmentsManage scheduled appointments and visits in accordance with the study protocolMaintain accurate and up to date study recordsAssist with data collection capture and managementCompile relevant reports and feedback on project activitiesTake ownership and accountability and demonstrate effective self-managementEnsure quality of data collected is of the highest standard

Responsibilities + Skills

Experience working with children and families, preferably in a health and research environmentCandidates with experience conducting clinical assessments including anthropometry are desirableImmediate availability


Degree or tertiary qualification is preferable, but not essential, minimum of matric is however required


GCP and Research Ethics certification are requiredFluency in at least two local languages including EnglishHigh levels of computer literacy and advanced use of MS Office, experience using REDCap will be an added advantage

Job Summary

  • Published on: Saturday, 8th February 2020
  • Designation: Research Assistant (Part-Time - 25 hours/week)
  • industry: Education
  • Vacancy:
  • Employment Status: Full-time
  • Job Location: cape town
  • Salary: on a call
  • Gender:
  • Application Deadline: Saturday, 8th February 2020

About the Company

  • Company Name: university of the witwatersrand.
  • Address: Ground Floor - Solomon Mahlangu House (formerly Senate House) Jorissen Street Braamfontein 2000
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  • Company Profile:
  • At the Senior Lecturer Level, a PhD is essential. The successful candidate will have a record of scholarship/teaching and be research active in Applied Mechanics. S/he will conduct and supervise research at all levels. The successful candidate will have a proven record of interactions with industry and the profession. A record of substantial research funding will be advantageous.The successful candidate at any level will have a good knowledge of the basic material pertaining to undergraduate Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering courses, and the background to be able to be registered as a Professional Engineer, if not already registered in South Africa.

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