Student working on a research project.

Research Assistant For Community Exercise Study

We are looking for UB students interested in exercise, obesity, public health or a related field to serve as research assistants for a pilot study being conducted in partnership with the Ken-Ton YMCA. We will be recruiting women with obesity to participate in a specially designed 12-week program designed to increase exercise enjoyment. RAs will assist with participant screening and recruitment, as well as data collection and management. Other tasks may be assigned as needed, as well the opportunity to assist with other projects of interest to the student.

Research Project Information

Disciplines: public health, social sciences
Student Skill-Set Needed: good interpersonal skills, access to transportation for travel to YMCA, ability to work evenings
Compensation: Academic Credit, Salary / Stipend, Work Study
Available: Spring


For further information on this opportunity, or to apply, contact:

Faculty Member: Lucia Leone
Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Community Health And Health Behavior
Office: 333 Kimball Tower