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Research Assistant

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Part time 10-15 hours per week

Location: This position will work remotely to start and must be available for in-person, on-site research activities at nursing home facilities.


Role Description:

The role of the research assistant is to support the daily operations of a newly funded NIH funded mixed-method study. The overall objective of the study is to develop a survey instrument aimed to identify unmet needs that are disproportionately driving avoidable nursing home placements. The research assistant will assist with all facets of the day-to-day operations under supervision of the project coordinator/director and the principle investigator, assist with data collection and analysis of qualitative and quantitative data, and conduct literature reviews and information gathering activities as appropriate. Effective day-to-day collaboration with all project personnel and nursing home stakeholders is key. Please note: this is a part-time (10-15 hours) fixed term position for a 5-year study. Appointment is subject to annual renewal. The Research Assistant will report to Dr. Jasmine Travers. This position will work remotely to start and must be available for in-person, on-site research activities at nursing home facilities. 


Specific Responsibilities:

1.    Assist with the implementation of the project to ensure that its goals and objectives are met within the prescribed time frame and funding parameters.

2.    Assist with recruitment of study participants.

3.    Perform informed consent and data collection via qualitative interviews and quantitative surveys both in nursing homes and virtually.

4.    Assist with analysis of qualitative data and run basic analyses on quantitative data.

5.    Assist in writing, preparation, and submission of manuscripts.


Required Qualifications:

1-2 years experience in Public Health, Clinical Research, or Related Field

Strong Interpersonal Skills

Strong writing and communication skills

Ability to commute to nursing homes for study related activities in the tri-state area.

Basic computer skills (web browser, Word, PowerPoint)

BA in Public Health, Clinical Research, or Related Field


Preferred Qualifications:

Fluent in Spanish

Experience working with nursing home residents with dementia and their caregivers

Experience with subject recruitment and retention

Experience with qualitative research methods including conducting interviews and performing analysis of qualitative data

Experience with qualitative data management software (e.g., Nvivo, Atlas, Deduce)


To apply please submit a cover letter and resume.


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


Part time 10-15 hours per week

Location: This position will work remotely to start and must be available for in-person, on-site research activities at nursing home facilities.


Role Description:

The role of the research assistant is to…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Parcial
  • Tipo de contrato
    Contrato indefinido
  • Fecha de inicio
    29 de noviembre de 2021
  • Educación
    Licenciatura

Nivel de Idiomas

Fluency in spanish preferred.

Fluency in spanish preferred.

Ubicación

A distancia
El trabajo se puede realizar en o cerca de New York, NY
Ubicación Asociada
433 1st Ave, New York, NY 10010, USA

Cómo aplicar

For consideration please submit a cover letter and and resume via Interfolio.

For consideration please submit a cover letter and and resume via Interfolio.

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