RESEARCH COORDINATOR SR

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Apr 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: This is a full-time position with the Center for Health Behavior Research (CHBR), Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. The senior research coordinator position involves coordinating a NIH-funded in-store marketing research project and additional food environment research projects. Responsibilities include planning and coordinating fieldwork to collect observational data, training and managing research support staff, leading survey data collection procedures, monitoring project timelines, conducting preliminary data analysis and report preparation, and assisting the principal investigator and project team as needed. Position requires local travel to supermarkets and may require occasional (once or twice a year) out of state travel to assist with trainings and intervention evaluation. Applicant should possess a valid driver's license and will need to complete additional driver safety training.

Qualifications: BA/BS in a social science discipline and 3 to 5 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Candidate should be organized and have ability to multi-task. Must have experience working with Microsoft Office (including access, excel). Health/medical research experience is desirable.

Reference Number: 40-25408

Salary Grade: 026

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: BE-Epidemiology Division

Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.

Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research