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Research Associate II

University of Illinois at Chicago
Job Location:
Laboratory and Research

SEARCH EXTENDED until September 28, 2023

Research Associate II

The Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeks a full-time Research Associate II to study time-restricted eating for colorectal cancer prevention under the supervision of Dr. Lisa Tussing-Humphreys. The Research Associate II will be responsible for:

  • Assisting with the development and implementation of research protocols.
  • Recruitment and screening of potential study participants.
  • Data collection and management.
  • Intervention implementation.
  • Other research-related duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s degree in clinal or social science or related field
  • Minimum of one-year related research experience, preferably in conducting clinical research in a university research setting


  • Master’s degree in nutrition or equivalent study (course work approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) or the American Dietetic Association (ADA)

All applicants must submit an online application through Please apply by September 28, 2023. Please apply at this link:

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