Recruitment Coordinator / Research Associate

Job description

Position Number 998669

Functional Title Recruitment Coordinator / Research Associate

Position Type Research

Position Summary

The Recruitment Coordinator is a specialized Research Assistant role. In addition to collecting data, data entry, and coding observational data, the Recruitment Coordinator will be the main point of contact for the mothers enrolled in the study, and will be the key person responsible for recruitment and retention efforts. The Recruitment Coordinator will deliver verbal summaries of the project to small-to-moderate size groups/classes and call potential participants to describe the project in more detail. The Recruitment Coordinator will schedule lab visits and arrange child care and transportation for participants as needed, send reminder messages, process invoices for participant compensation and maintain the participant database. This individual will also oversee retention efforts including mailing birth cards, mothers' day cards, birthday cards, and quarterly newsletters to participating families.

Minimum Qualifications

Required qualifications include a Master's or Bachelor's degree in Human Development and Family Studies, Psychology, or a related field and 1 or more years of prior research experience. The anticipated salary is $31,200 and includes full benefits.

This job requires strong oral presentation skills, good interpersonal skills with individuals of diverse socio-economic and cultural backgrounds, reliable transportation and a willingness to work a flexible schedule that includes some evenings and weekends.

Recruitment Range Commensurate with education and experience

Org #-Department Human Development & Family Studies - 12403

Job Open Date 09/26/2018

Job Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Type of Appointment Time Limited

FLSA Exempt

Number of Months per Year 12

Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
Optional Documents

    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have experience in research with human participants?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * Rate your ability to conduct effective public presentations (e.g., strong public speaking skills, collaborative, flexible stance)
      • 1 - extremely limited
      • 2 - somewhat limited
      • 3 - average
      • 4 - somewhat advanced
      • 5 - extremely advanced
    3. * Please indicate how you learned of the vacant position for which you are applying:
      • UNCGjobsearch Website
      • Piedmont Triad Area Newspaper
      • The Chronicle of Higher Education
      • Inside Higher Ed
      • Other professional journal / website
      • UNC School System Job Board
      • Personal Networking
      • Facebook
      • Twitter
      • Other
    4. If you selected "Other", please provide the name of the resource here.

      (Open Ended Question)

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    EOE AA/M/F/D/V





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    Posted: 11/26/2018
    Application Due: 12/30/2018
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