Research Associate

Location
Chapel Hill
Posted
Apr 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Position Type: Permanent Staff

Department: Anesthesiology - Research - 413624

Appointment Type: EHRA Non-Faculty

Vacancy ID: NF0002490

Position Summary: This position will be the primary research network coordinator for a recently awarded multi-site, five year NIH funded grant. This $21 million grant will collect data on over 5000 participants across 12+ hospitals. Collaborators from 25 institutions will contribute to this project. This position will work closely with the study Co-PIs and Department Research Program Manager to organize, track and oversee the entire project. This position will supervise two research coordinators, several students, and 4-5 research assistants.

Application Deadline: 04/27/2017

Education Requirements: Position requires a Master's degree. Relevant post-Baccalaureate degree required; for candidates demonstrating comparable independent research productivity, will accept a relevant undergraduate degree and 3 or more years of relevant experience in substitution. May require terminal degree and licensure.

Qualification and Experience: - Must have a high level of coordination and organizational skills. - Possess outstanding leadership skills. - Possess strong analytical skills. - Excellent problem - solving and researching skills are required. - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills is a must to be successful in this profession. - Previous experience coordinating a research study, preferably a multi-site study.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Lauren Andrews

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: landrews@aims.unc.edu