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Number: 2386

Date: 7/10/17

Position Title:  Jr. Research Assistant

Grade/Level:  Grade 4

Annual Salary: $19,357.60

Percent Effort: 40%

Center/Institute: NDRI-USA

Project: RockawayGetsNaloxone

Location:  71 West 23rd Street, NY, NY


Final Date for receipt of Applications: 7/24/17


This is a 40% time position, requiring 15 hours per week. Specific days of work and work hours may be subject to change; any changes in schedule will be previously discussed with the employee. This position requires flexible scheduling, including evenings and weekends.




-  Facilitate OEND (Overdose Education and Naloxone Distribution) events (NDRI & Rockaway peninsula)

-  Assist in presenting at neighborhood civics, community agencies, etc.

-  Assist with networking/outreach to local stakeholders

-  Assist with compiling quarterly reports

-  Perform other related tasks as required






-  HS diploma/GED and one year of satisfactory paid  work experience in behavioral science research.


Special Skills:


-  Familiarity with harm reduction principles and practices, preferred.

-  Familiarity with OEND, preferred.




-  Ability to speak in front of a group



Click here to apply online


Or send resume and cover letter to:


Dr. Janie Simmons

National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.

71 West 23rd Street/4th Floor

New York, NY 10010