Research Coordinator II
This position is located in the Department of Health Outcomes &
Biomedical Informatics and serves as a Research Coordinator II. The
position will function as a research coordinator for faculty
members involved in the Social Interactions for Tobacco Prevention
project, under the supervision of Dr. Georges Khalil. This includes
monitoring and coordinating project activities under supervision of
the principal investigator.
Responsibilities to include:
Preparation of reports and IRB applications. This includes the
development of progress reports of funded research projects, and
the development of IRB research protocol, consent forms, flyers,
and other documents for IRB.
Facilitation of research operations and day-to-day management of
research projects in coordination with the PI. This includes
communication with study-related faculty and staff, sponsors,
collaborators, and other stakeholders, including research
participants and community partners. Work with practices to recruit
participants into respective studies. Create and monitor project
timelines and deadlines. Project duties require driving between
research participant sites.
Facilitation of grant management. This includes assisting with
budget and budget justification preparation, biosketches, other
support, CAS exemptions, RPPR, and other pre- and post-award
Collection and coordination of data in clinical and/or community
settings as appropriate to project needs, via means such as phone
and in-person interviews and surveys. Coordinating dataset/database
management, data quality control and safety, data analysis,
synthesis, and interpretation. Participate in data organization,
cleaning, and management.
Communication with affiliated faculty and team members; external
faculty and staff at collaborating institutions; and other external
Preparation, monitoring, and processing of budgets and expense
reports. Submit and monitor all fiscal forms and reports. Work
closely with department fiscal team regarding project
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area and two years of relevant
experience; or an equivalent combination of education and
- Master's degree in Social/Behavioral Sciences, Public Health,
Epidemiology, Health Services Research, or related fields.
- Experience in health outcomes/health services research and data
- Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
- Excellent written and oral communication skills.
- Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
- Attention to detail, particularly with regard to data accuracy
- Experience implementing a randomized controlled trial
- Experience performing quantitative and qualitative data
- Strong computer skills (MS Office, including Word, Excel, and
- Good working knowledge of a data analysis software (e.g., SAS,
SPSS or STATA).
- Ability to interpret basic statistical results.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and
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This is a time limited position.
This position has been reposted. Previous applicants are still
under consideration and need not reapply.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end
Health Assessment Required: