Research Associate (Berkeley)

Essential Access Health (Essential Access) is seeking a Research Associate. This position is located in Berkeley, CA.

Essential Access champions and promotes quality sexual and reproductive health care for all. Essential Access achieves its mission through an umbrella of programs and services including clinic support initiatives, advanced clinical research, and provider training. Incorporated in 1968, Essential Access has offices in Northern and Southern California with 70 employees and an organizational budget of $30 million.

Essential Access funds family planning and reproductive health services for low-income and uninsured clients through more than 50 health care organizations collectively, operating more than 250 health centers serving more than 600,000 women, men and teens annually in California. Essential Access’ provider network includes a broad spectrum of service organizations, including federally qualified health centers (FQHCs), city and county health departments, stand-alone family planning health centers, school-based clinics and community health centers.


Description of Duties

Research Associate (RA) needed for contraceptive clinical trials conducted by Essential Access Health, a non-profit women's health organization.

The ideal candidate will have research and/or medical experience and/or a related college degree.

The RA will conduct interviews, collect medical data, and process lab tests at clinics in Berkeley area. The RA will also screen prospective participants and assist with data processing.

How to Apply

The position is full time, and the salary is $20/hr. Please email a cover letter (required) and resume to: Terri Walsh, VP  Research + Evaluation, Essential Access Health at EOE/AA

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Essential Access offers a competitive salary + benefits. Essential Access is an M/F, Disabled, and Vet EEO/AA Employer.