Clinical Research Assistant II

McLean Hospital(MCL) - Belmont, MA4.2

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $37,000 - $52,000 a year
McLean Hospital is a comprehensive psychiatric hospital committed to providing easy access to superior quality, cost-effective mental health services in the Boston area, Massachusetts and beyond. Since 1811, McLean Hospital has been a world leader in the treatment of mental illness and chemical dependency, research into the cause of mental illness and the training of generations of mental health care providers. McLean's multidisciplinary programs treat a broad range of psychiatric illnesses across the full continuum of care.

General Summary:
Working under the supervision of a Principal Investigator and following established policies and procedures, provides assistance on clinical research studies in a highly productive research group within the Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse at McLean Hospital under the direction of Roger D. Weiss, M.D. May be responsible for the following activities: recruiting and evaluating patients for studies; collecting and organizing patient data; scheduling patients for study visits; performing clinical tests such as phlebotomy, EKG’s, etc; maintaining and updating data generated by the study.

All McLean team members are expected to consistently demonstrate our values of integrity, compassion, respect, diversity, teamwork, excellence and innovation in their work activities and interactions.


BS OR BA required.

Must have at least one year of directly related clinical research experience (which can include undergraduate research experience).

Relevant course or project work preferred.

Skills/Abilities/Competencies (Required):
  • Excellent interpersonal skills are required for working with the study participants.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of clinical research protocols.
  • Knowledge of computer programs, databases, etc.
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to prioritize a variety of tasks.
  • Careful attention to detail.
  • Ability to demonstrate professionalism and respect for subject’s rights and individual needs.
Technology Statement:
All employees must possess basic computer skills to use a variety of electronic or online systems for communication, clinical and administrative purposes
EEO Statement
It is the policy of McLean Hospital to affirmatively provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants for employment and existing employees without regard to their race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, protected veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis that would be in violation of any applicable law or regulation.

Primary Location
: MA-Belmont-McLean Hospital Main Campus
Work Locations
McLean Hospital Main Campus
115 Mill Street
Belmont 02478
: Technician/Technologist/Scientist
: McLean Hospital(MCL)
: Full-time
Standard Hours : 40
: Day Job
Employee Status
: Regular
Recruiting Department : MCL Research
Job Posting
: Nov 15, 2018