The National University of Singapore (NUS) is looking for a Research Assistant/Associate Research Nurse to join the Healthy Longevity Translational Research Program (HLTRP). The HLTRP is a multidisciplinary research program that aims to improve the health and well-being of older adults.
Position: Research Assistant/Associate Research Nurse- Healthy Longevity Translational Research Program
Organization: National University of Singapore
Affiliation: National University Health System (NUHS) Centre for Healthy Longevity
Department: Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Job Requisition ID: 20037
Location: Kent Ridge Campus
|Recruiter||National University of Singapore|
|Posted||09 Jun 2023|
|End of Advertisement Period||09 Jul 2023|
|Academic Discipline||Clinical, Pre-clinical & Health, Other Health & Social Care|
|Job Type||Research Related, Research Associate, Research Assistants / Officers|
|Contract Type||Fixed Term|
Overview Research Assistant/Associate Research Nurse NUS
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is inviting applications for the position of Research Assistant/Associate (Research Nurse) in the Healthy Longevity Translational Research Program. This program is affiliated with the National University Health System (NUHS) Centre for Healthy Longevity and operates within the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine. The successful candidate will contribute to clinical assessments and trial administration in human clinical trials.
|Duties and Responsibilities|
|Perform routine clinical assessments in ongoing clinical studies, following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). This includes:|
|– Collecting biospecimens such as blood and saliva|
|– Conducting anthropometry measurements (e.g., height, weight, waist circumference)|
|– Assessing handgrip strength using the 8-repetition maximum test|
|– Measuring blood pressure and conducting pulse wave analysis|
|– Administering surveys, questionnaires, and cognitive assessments|
|Maintain clinical trial documentation, including SOPs, data records, and equipment maintenance|
|Assess and validate new assessment methods before implementing them into clinical research|
|Train new staff and students on SOPs, including mentoring and identifying training needs for junior staff|
|Recruit and schedule participants for study visits|
|Comply with clinical inventory management procedures and adhere to good clinical practice|
Qualifications Research Assistant/Associate Research Nurse NUS
|Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Nursing|
|At least 5 years of experience working in a hospital or clinic|
|Excellent communication skills with participants, staff, and collaborators|
|Experience in supervisory or administrative positions (advantageous)|
|Experience in routine clinical assessments in research studies (advantageous)|
|Ability to work independently and as part of a team|
|Strong interpersonal skills with leadership attributes|
|Meticulous with good organizational skills|
Application Process Research Assistant/Associate Research Nurse NUS
To apply for this position, please submit your application, indicating your current/expected salary, supported by a detailed CV. The CV should include personal particulars, academic and employment history, a complete list of publications/oral presentations, and full contact information for three referees.
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What qualifications are required for the Research Assistant/Associate (Research Nurse) position?
The qualifications required for the Research Assistant/Associate (Research Nurse) position include a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Nursing and a minimum of 5 years of experience working in a hospital or clinic. Please refer to the job posting for more details on the qualifications.
What are the working hours for this Research Assistant/Associate Research Nurse NUS position?
The Research Assistant/Associate (Research Nurse) position is a full-time role with standard working hours. Please refer to the job posting for more information on the specific working hours.