Job Type

Part Time Temporary



Start Date:



380 Second Ave
New York
New York
United States


Interventionist – Heart to Heart 2 Project

New York University Rory Meyers College of Nursing, 380 Second Ave, NY, NY 10010

Temporary position (3-4 months, with the possibility of extension)

Part time position (3 days/week)

Position begins June 2018


The NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing seeks a counselor/clinical interventionist to conduct intervention and other research activities with study participants in New York City for a research project entitled “Using MOST to optimize an HIV care continuum intervention for vulnerable populations.”


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct individual, manual-based, motivational interviewing counseling sessions at field site in Manhattan
  • Conduct study recruitment
  • Conduct outreach with community-based organizations for outreach and recruitment
  • Conduct participant tracking and retention activities
  • Obtain informed consent and collect locator information
  • Conduct study computer-based research interviews with participants, as needed
  • Coordinate the intervention schedule in collaboration with the Project Manager
  • Schedule participants
  • Maintain records
  • Provide data updates
  • Provide study participants with incentives; reconcile interview funds
  • Participate in regular staff meetings
  • Perform other related tasks as required

Required Experience and Skills

  • Demonstrable experience as a counselor/clinician and/or research interventionist
  • Experience following research protocols and study standard operating procedures
  • Ability to maintain the confidentiality of participants
  • Training in and experience with the motivational interviewing approach
  • Strong computer skills
  • Must be flexible, detailed-oriented, and able to work productively on a team

Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Experience conducting manual-based psycho-educational or behavioral interventions
  • Research or clinical experience with vulnerable populations and/or persons living with HIV/AIDS
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English

Level of Language Proficiency

Bilingual in Spanish/English preferred.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity