Coordinates research projects in health services research, public health, epidemiology, medicine, health policy or related disciplines under occasional guidance. Utilizes intermediate level research skills to perform a variety of research and operations-related activities including data management, report preparation, and management of project budgets and schedules for proposals and projects.
The Department of Neurology has doubled in size over the last five years and continues to grow and expand, adding both clinical providers and administrative team members to support this growth. The department is looking for forward-thinking team members who are looking to learn, grow, and expand their skill sets. The ideal applicant will be flexible and adaptable, will offer solution-oriented suggestions, and will serve as a critical thinker, with a focus on quality and accuracy.
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Provides program management for project activities. Performs tasks related to the execution and operations of project.
Fosters collaboration between team members, both internal and external to the project team. Maintains communication across project teams.
Uses quantitative and qualitative research skills to participate in the design, coordination and conduct of research projects.
The responsibilities listed are a general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.
STUDY DESIGN & CONDUCT (INTERMEDIATE): Applies qualitative and quantitative research methods to perform preparatory, regulatory, and analytic tasking within the life cycle of a study.
DATA ANALYSIS (INTERMEDIATE): - The ability to analyze data in an accurate manner.
DATA MANAGEMENT (INTERMEDIATE): Interpreting, analyzing and organizing reports and metrics.
PRESENTATION SKILLS (INTERMEDIATE): - The ability to prepare effective presentations in content and function, able to speak competently to the level of the audience.
RESEARCH ADMINISTRATION (NOVICE): Knowledgeable on all phases in the lifecycle of a sponsored research project. Well versed in and able to assist researchers in reducing compliance risks and assisting in routine and specialized processes.
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