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Children's Hospital Boston Research Assistant III in Boston, Massachusetts

64712BRJob Posting Title:Research Assistant IIIDepartment:Critical CareAutoReqId:64712BRStatus:Full-TimeStandard Hours per Week:40 Job Posting Category:ResearchJob Posting Description:Primary Responsibilities:

  • Independently decide which techniques may be appropriate for specific experimental investigations and carry out those experiments with minimal supervision or independently.

  • Critically evaluate experimental results independently and provide summaries or interpretation of results to Principle Investigator.

  • Contribute to the team within and between departments.

  • Coach junior research assistants, interns and Co Ops on basic lab techniques.

  • Calculates, graph and compile data obtained, maintain records and logs of work performed; use computer to perform statistical analyses.


  • Bachelor’s degree AND a minimum of three years of relevant work experience OR Master’s degree of Science AND one year of relevant work experience

  • Research experience and practical knowledge of research principles is required whether through previous internship, work experience, or coursework. Experience with healthcare datasets is a plus

  • Excellent critical thinking skills are required.

  • Work requires the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing

Boston Children’s Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a rotating days/evenings and week-end schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.

Office/Site Location:BostonRegular, Temporary, Per Diem:Regular