Become a Research Assistant @ VA Medical Center

We are currently looking for volunteer Research Assistants to help with the various tasks in the research lab. Typical duties include reviewing medical records for participant eligibility, conducting phone screens with potential participants, data entry, administering measures and procedures at study visits and assistance with administrative tasks. 

This position provides an opportunity to obtain practical research experience, learn about substance use disorders, comorbidity of PTSD and TBI with substance use disorders, become comfortable in a psychiatric/psychological/medical setting. This is also an invaluable opportunity for those interested in applying to graduate programs for psychology, medical school, public health, and sociology.


Highly motivated, responsible people who have the ability to commit 8 hours per week for at least 1 year. Previous research experience preferred, but not required. 


Please send your resume and availability to Brooke Lasher at [email protected]