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Research Project Manager

The Pregnancy Eating Attributes Study (PEAS) is seeking a Research Project Manager. To learn more about this position and apply, please visit the official UNC announcement here. No direct calls or emails to CWHR, please.

Research Assistant

The Center for Women's Health Research is seeking a research assistant with an interest in nutrition and public health to help with the recruitment and protocols for an ongoing study.  The Pregnancy Eating Attributes Study (PEAS) is launching a sub-study that will require flexible hours including some week nights and a strong attention to detail.  We are a multidisciplinary team working on better understanding nutrition during pregnancy.  This is a great opportunity to obtain hands-on experience on a cutting-edge project while learning more about public health as it pertains to research.

Job Requirements

  • MUST be a UNC student
  • Must be available to work weeknights (typically from 5-8pm)
  • Must be able to work the duration of the appointment (1 full year, including the summer)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Ability to take direction and work independently
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Customer service skills - comfortable meeting with participants and making phone calls when needed
  • A background or interest in nutrition and research is preferred

Hours: 8.0 to 15.0 hours per week
Hourly Rate: $10-15 per hour dependent on experience

Please email your resume directly to . No calls please.

Research Assistant Volunteer/Intern

Dr. Kim Kilfoyle in the Division of Women’s Primary Healthcare in the UNC Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology is seeking a Spanish speaking volunteer to assist with a research project regarding postpartum HPV vaccination. The selected candidate will assist with recruitment, consent and  administration of an in-person survey and literature screen to women in the third trimester of pregnancy. The Research Assistant may also conduct medical record reviews, tracking and follow-up of recruited participants.

Time commitment for this position is 16-20 hours a week during normal clinic hours.

This position has the potential for authorship for the right intern/volunteer interested in staying with the position through the Spring semester.

The right candidate must be Spanish speaking, have the ability to engage in conversation with a wide-variety of people, be organized, and be comfortable working in a clinical setting.

To apply for this opportunity please submit your resume and letter of interest to Dr. Kim Kilfoyle at

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Please do not contact the Center directly for SPA and EPA positions. All resumes and applications must go through the provided links to be considered for employment.