Duties: The Department of Family Medicine and Community Health is seeking a highly-motivated Research Coordinator to support a growing health disparities research program, primarily focused on lung and colorectal cancer. The primary role of this full-time position is the organization, coordination, and implementation of several studies, including a population-based cancer screening. In particular, the Research Coordinator will coordinate grant applications, provide project data collection and management, and quantitative analysis and reporting, including presentations and manuscript submissions. The position requires a highly-motivated, interactive, articulate individual with excellent oral and written communication skills to interact with clinicians, researchers, patients, and families. Prior experience with IRB guidelines, policies, human subject research practices and appropriate professional skills in the execution of clinical research protocols is required. Strong problem-solving skills and evidence of training/knowledge of basic biostatistics and epidemiology as well as familiarity with health systems research are desired but not required.
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree and 1-2 years of experience in health services research , community based research in cancer or related areas or an equivalent combination of education and experience required. Excellent organizational, verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Familiarity with the use of word processing, spreadsheets, database and web-based applications.
Reference Number: 40-28980
Salary Grade: 025
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: FM-Family Medicine
Job Family: I-Technical/Professional Research