RESEARCH COORDINATOR, Sargent College, Occupational Therapy
Oversee daily tasks of a study funded by the US Department of Education to understand the transition from high school to adulthood for students with autism spectrum disorder. Serve as main point of contact for families and school personnel participating in studies in Massachusetts and liaise between participants and investigators. Responsibilities include oversight and preparation of study materials, coordination of data collection, review collected date for integrity and completeness following-up where necessary, maintaining records of study progress, generating reports, supervising students research assistants and updating IRB applications as needed. Position is contingent upon continued availability of funding.
Bachelor's degree required, Masters preferred. Prior research experience required; minimum of 6 months but 1 year desired. Social science research experience preferred. Skills include basis word processing, spreadsheets and willingness to learn qualitative and quantitative analytical software (SPSS, NVivo). Position is grant funded at 50% time with an initial hire term of 1 year with the possibility of renewal.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States