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Clinical Research Associate- Traumatic Brain Injury/ Human Subjects in Ft Hood at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 3/5/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Ft Hood
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/5/2019
  • Job ID:
    2019-54798

Job Description

GDIT is hiring a Clinical Research Associate in support of the Defense & Veterans Brain Injury Cneter (DVBIC) located at the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in Ft. Hood Texas. As the traumatic brain injury (TBI) Pathway of Care manager within the Military Health System (MHS), the Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center (DVBIC) promotes state-of-the-science care from point-of-injury to reintegration for service members, veterans, and their families to prevent and mitigate consequences of mild to severe TBI.

Learn More About DVBIC HERE

The Clinical Research Associate will plan, conduct, and complete human subjects research investigations under the supervision of the lead of the project at the Intrepid Spirit Center.  The Research Associate will participate in all aspects of research including data collection, organization, literature reviews, structured interviews, analysis and interpretation of basic data and will assist with the preparation of technical reports, summaries, and protocols. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Plans, conducts, and completes investigations under the supervision of the head of the project.
  • Participates in data collection and organization, literature reviews, structured interviews, provides basic data analysis and interpretation. 
  • Assists with the preparation of technical reports, summaries, and protocols. 
  • Maintains clear and accurate records, inventories and logbooks.
  • Verifies and corrects data entry for research projects, supports senior staff in quality control and provides trouble shooting. 
  • Provides written updates to senior staff.   

Non Primary Responsibilities:                                                                                                                      

Other duties consistent with the above responsibilities. 

Job Requirements

  • 0 years of experience required. 
  • 2+years of relevant research expereince highly desired.
  • Prior experience within the DoD/VA systems of care strongly preferred.
  • US citizenship required with the ability to obtain a favorable T3 security invetigation.
  • Knowledge of standard qualitative and quantitative data collection techniques. 
  • Ability to follow general instructions; work in a team; good communication, writing and analytical skills; familiarity with social science research methodology is required.
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions. 
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills required. 
  • S/he must adhere to legal, professional and ethical codes with respect to confidentiality and privacy.

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.



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