Research Associate - Audiology
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Leidos's Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group is seeking a
Research Associate in Audiology to support our operations at the
Naval Submarine Medical Research Laboratory (NSMRL) in Groton, CT.
NSMRL conducts research and investigates the effects of medical,
psychological, and performance issues associated with the health
and performance of naval personnel in operational and
non-operational settings. The Research Assistant will be
responsible for assisting in research studies and analyses in
support of NSMRL's hearing conservation program.
Specific responsibilities include:
Interact with and assist principal investigator at the NSMRL in all
aspects of experimental efforts which may include:
Planning, e.g., scientific protocol development and preparation and
setup and testing of experimental equipment.
Develop scientific protocols for executing required human
Assist with audiology research using experimental apparatuses used
to investigate hearing protection devices and communication
Execute setup, testing, and troubleshooting of experimental
Execute all aspects of research subject recruiting and coordinate
with subjects and other research personnel to ensure successful
Communicate with audiologists and hearing conservation researchers
outside NSMRL to maintain awareness of technology developments,
developments in the field, and explore opportunities for
Prepare and present reports, presentations, and other documents as
Adhere to and implement scientific review board and institutional
board review procedures.
Assist in the development and tracking of program budget and, when
necessary, coordinate with acquisition personnel to ensure
contracts are executed in a timely manner. Prepare travel and
purchase requests with necessary support documentation.
Provide other research-related support as needed.
Candidates must have completed a Bachelor's degree in a field
related to hearing science (acoustics or hearing science related
coursework) and 5+ years of experience
Candidates must have documented evidence of research methods
experience (Bachelors thesis or course work in research
Candidates must demonstrate the ability to interact and effectively
communicate both written and orally with a wide variety of
Due to Federal contracting requirements, candidates must be US
The candidate will be required to acquire, at a minimum, a SECRET
classification access level. Preference will be given to a
candidate who already has this clearance level.
Familiarity with HIPAA, PHI/PII compliance, etc. is highly
Computer literacy, Microsoft Office proficiency and working
knowledge of statistical software preferred.
Skills should include a foundational and theoretical understanding
of general scientific principles.
Experience in a human subject research setting and experience in
the US federal government system is highly desired.
The successful candidate will be asked to work onsite at the
government installation in CT. The normal work week is Monday
through Friday 0730 to 1600.
CONUS travel (-10%) may be required.
Pay Range $44,200.00 - $68,000.00 - $91,800.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only
and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors
considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to)
responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge,
skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with
market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other
Keywords: Leidos, New England , Research Associate - Audiology, Other , Groton, Northeast
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