RESEARCH DATA MANAGER IN PEDIATRICS
JOB NO.: 96296-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Categories: Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 96296-AS
Working Title: Research Data Manager in Pediatrics
Official Title: RESEARCHER(E05DN) or ASSOC RESEARCHER(E05FN) or ASST RESEARCHER(E05LN)
FTE: 50% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: NOVEMBER 06, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $39,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Master's degree in population health/epidemiology, statistics/biostatistics/data science, public health, psychology, communication, economics, or related field is required.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
A minimum 1 year of experience directly supervising research projects or providing project management support or experience with data collection management, and analysis from human subjects (ideally in a health care, academic, psychological, or social services setting) is preferred.
Experience preferred in the following areas:
1. Database creation and management (e.g., MS Access, REDCap, OnCore)
2. Dataset creation, management, and analysis in Stata or SAS
3. Research study and data tool collection design
4. Survey design and administration, including web-based survey tools (e.g., Qualtrics or REDCap)
5. Management of undergraduate and graduate student researchers
6. Grant and progress report writing
Ideal candidates will be able to work independently and are capable of leading other staff members. They have experience working with quantitative data throughout a project lifecycle, from the grant proposal to writing manuscripts. Ideal candidates must be detail-oriented, self-motivated, a quick learner, resilient, collaborate well with team members and collaborators, write clearly and effectively, and have excellent problem-solving skills.
Title and pay rate will be determined at the time of hire based on candidate qualifications and experience.
License or certificate:
The ProKids Research team is seeking an enthusiastic data manager to assist faculty and staff in implementing and supervising data collection, management and analysis for various research projects.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Must be able to work occasional weekends and evenings to accommodate research activities. Must be able to travel to clinical sites in Madison and beyond. Must provide own transportation or a valid driver's license and clean driving record (if fleet car usage is requested).
The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring eligibility for employment in the United States on or before the effective date of the appointment.
Instructions to applicants:
To begin the application process, please click on the "Apply Now" button. You will be asked to upload your CV/resume and cover letter. You will also be asked to provide contact information for three (3) references as part of your online application. For maximum consideration your cover letter should highlight your experience and skills as they relate to the listed qualifications.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: Oct 18 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Nov 1 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time