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FACULTY Tara Gruenewald

Faculty Name: Tara Gruenewald

Project Title: Mobile Survey Applications in Health Research

Position Description: A student with basic web programming skills, particularly Java programming experience, is sought to work on the development and evaluation of mobile survey data collection applications (e.g., via smartphones, tablets).  This is a wonderful opportunity to develop mobile survey applications in the health field and to learn how to conduct research evaluating the feasibility and efficacy of such applications in research populations, particularly in older adult populations.

Required Skills: Basic web-based development and programming experience, particularly knowledge of Java.  Interest in enhancing research skills, especially in the application of mobile technologies in health research.

If you are interested in doing research with Prof. Gruenewald, contact her at Tara.Gruenewald@usc.edu or her office phone: (213) 740-3705