1. Researches and collects data through site or home visit intakes; library research; structured interviews; or through other means for research projects. 2. Interprets, synthesizes, and analyzes data using scientific or statistical techniques. Modifies and plans research experiments, procedures, tests, or survey instruments. Assists in research design. 3. Writes and edits material for publication and presentation. Reports on status of research activities. Oversees and instructs research and support staff on technical procedures, equipment operation, and laboratory maintenance. 4. Schedules and coordinates research activities. Identifies and recruits study participants. Orders and maintains inventory of supplies. 5. May assist in preparing financial information and monitoring budgets. 6. Performs additional functions incidental to research activities.
Preferred Education: Master's Degree in a related discipline (Public Health, Epidemiology, Health Education, or Research Statistics).
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's Degree in a related discipline (Public Health, Epidemiology, Health Education, or Research Statistics).
Required Skill/ability 5: Computer proficiency including working familiarity with word processing and statistical programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, SPSS/SAS/R, ACASI, and REDCap. Comfort entering data electronically. Ability and desire to learn new computer programs.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Highly organized, detail-oriented with the ability to function under deadline pressure. Highly attentive to follow through on logistical, scheduling, and communications with both Yale staff and collaborators.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Project Coordinator
Required Skill/ability 1: Mature, reliable, and ability to produce accurate work, possesses the ability to work independently, effectively and efficiently under pressure, and to multi-task, juggling competing research demands with limited supervision.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to maintain integrity in working with confidential information. Ability coordinating research studies and field operations for epidemiological research. Ability writing, drafting, and editing manuscripts for publication to scientific journals. Ability to design and conduct presentations.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for dealing with internal and external contacts.
Two years of related work experience in the same job family and a Bachelor's degree in a related field; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 54809BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.