Dr. Elan D. Louis, a professor at Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Neurology, is interested in hiring a full-time paid research associate (RA) who will be involved in the study of Cognition in Essential Tremor (COGNET). This study is attempting to understand the connection between and progression of cognitive decline in Essential Tremor (ET).
The RA will travel within the US to conduct in-person visits, which include neuropsychological testing and videotaped neurological examinations. The RA will learn about aspects of clinical research from study design to data collection and publication, how to recognize a range of involuntary movements, and is strongly encouraged to conduct independent research.
B.A./B.S. degree, driver’s license, and experience working with elderly individuals/vulnerable populations are required. Candidates must be able to commit 2 years to the position.
Learn more about the position in Handshake. Application deadline 4/1/19.