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Research Assistant

Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, 02467
Laboratory and Research
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,484 full-time undergraduates and 5,250 graduate and professional students.  Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 888 full-time and 1,281 FTE faculty, 2,711 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.4 billion, and an endowment in excess of $3.5 billion.

Job Description

Research Assistant 10

Research Assistant

(September 3 - December 23, 2023)

We are seeking a highly motivated, self-directed individual to assist with developing and testing simulations focused on genomic nursing competencies. Qualified candidates will have CITI certification (ethics training), experience with IRB submissions, knowledge of database organization/management, familiarity with reference software, and technical writing skills. The position is funded for a period of four months (10 hrs./wk., September - December 2023). Flexible work environment and schedule. Interested individuals should forward their CV or resume to  

*    Assist with IRB submissions, amendments, and communications.
*    Assist with data collection, management, and curation.
*    Perform literature searches.
*    Assist with manuscript preparation, referencing, and submission.

Andrew Dwyer, PhD, FNP-BC, FNAP, FAAN
Associate Professor

Competitive salary commensurate with relevant experience.


Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found on

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process.  Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at

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