About PHREI - Careers

PHREI is currently looking to fill the following position(s):




Research Associate (70% FTE)


The Research Associate will provide assistance to the project with the following duties (not all duties are listed):

Assists with scheduling of in-person appointments and perform clinical activities (such as conducting participant visits; administering informed consent; data entry, etc.); process, pack, & mail blood samples; inventory and ordering; chart prep; maintaining project files and reports.

The ideal applicant will have a Bachelor’s degree in a medical or science discipline or training as a licensed practical nurse, medical assistant or lab technician and have experience working within a clinical setting and be familiar with medical terminology.

Company paid benefits include: 100% company paid health care for employees; Vacation Leave; Sick Leave; Federal Holidays and an immediate eligibility for 401(k) that includes a 5% match to employee contributions + 3% company contribution that is 100% vested; along with other benefits.

This position is not eligible for relocation costs or expenses.



Interested applicants may send their résumés to: 



PHREI is an equal employment opportunity employer - all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.


The Pacific Health Research and Education Institute is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) research institute founded in 1960 to conduct collaborative, multi-institutional health research.  Located in central Honolulu, PHREI is in close proximity to Hawaii’s major medical centers, the University of Hawaii, and the University’s John A. Burns School of Medicine.  More than 500 research projects have been conducted by PHREI including epidemiology studies, clinical trials and health services research.  Areas of interest include PTSD, diabetes, cancer, neurodegenerative disorders, aging, telehealth, and healthcare delivery.