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University of Utah UU Student - Research (Work-Study) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Open Date 09/25/2020

Requisition Number PRN10671N

Job Title UU Student - Research

Working Title UU Student - Research (Work-Study)

Job Grade SJ

FLSA Code Nonexempt

Patient Sensitive Job Code?

Type Non Benefited Staff / Student

Temporary? No

Standard Hours per Week 10-15

Full Time or Part Time? Part Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

To be determined, can work around class schedule

Is this a work study job? No

VP Area U of U Health - Academics

Department 01720 - PHS - HEALTH SYS INNO & RSRCH

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range 12.00

Close Date

Job Summary

The Department of Population Health Science is looking for graduate and undergraduate student researchers (Work-Study). Student researchers will provide support to the Cerebral Palsy Research Network ( CPRN ; CPRN .org) and the Optimizing Rehabilitation InterventiONs ( ORION ) for Cognition Following Complex Traumatic Brain Injury team members and assist the Principal Investigators. These networks aim to improve treatments and outcomes for people with Cerebral Palsy and Traumatic Brain Injury through rigorous data collection practices that plan and execute high quality clinical trials and quality improvement protocols. The work will help prepare the student researcher for positions in in healthcare and hospital systems, research, and in government.



1. Collect and compile data from a variety of sources; may enter data into data management systems.

2. May perform quality control in order to resolve discrepancies and overlaps with data.

3. Maintains up to date files and records of research data.

4. Assists other research employees with additional tasks as relevant and applicable.

Minimum Qualifications

This job posting is only available to University of Utah students who have been awarded a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year. Please login to CIS and go to the Finance/Financial Aid section to view your Financial Aid Status. If you have not received a Federal Work-Study Award, then do not complete and submit this application. Before hire, this employer will confirm that you have received a Federal Work-Study Award for the current year.


Experience in Excel is preferred.

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to applicants, consistent with University policy and Utah state law. To inquire about this posting, email: “” or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: “” .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.