1. Carries out research within the scope of the established study protocol. Adheres to all human subjects regulations as defined by Yale University and the federal government that pertain to research studies. 2. Develops criteria for admission of study subjects based on goals and objectives of project. 3. Determines potential sources of funding and prospective partnerships. 4. Evaluates feasibility of accepting potential projects through analysis of staffing needs, resource requirements, financial costs, and current planned capacity of group. Negotiates contracts and/or changes with funder. 5. Develops original HIC/IRB submissions. Based on knowledge of science and research goals, collaborates with PIs on major revisions and contributes to scientific protocols. Plans and implements changes. 6. Develops forms, questionnaires and the application of research techniques; writes procedures manuals for data collection and coding. 7. Responsible for the documentation and transmission of study data. Ensures that report forms are accurately documented and completed in a timely manner at each site location. 8. Works independently to develop manage and organize multi site studies. Serves as primary coordinator between University, non-Yale collaborators, pharmaceutical companies, HIC, IRB and funding sources. 9. Performs descriptive and multivariate statistical analyses of data, using computer software. 10. Designs and implements quality control measures to ensure accurate collection and processing of data. 11. Contributes in-depth, original thought and relevance to written reports and to the writing of abstracts and manuscripts.
Preferred Education: Postgraduate degree in a related field. Experience with justice involved individuals and the criminal justice system is highly sought after. Being bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus. Individuals with a personal history of incarceration, people of color, women, and LBGTQ people are strongly encouraged to apply.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Postgraduate degree in a related field. Experience with justice involved individuals and the criminal justice system is highly sought after. Being bilingual (English/Spanish) is a plus. Individuals with a personal history of incarceration, people of color, women, and LBGTQ people are strongly encouraged to apply.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to adapt to a flexible work schedule and prioritize work appropriately.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Experience with organizing and coordinating research that is funded by the National Institutes of Health or a similarly rigorous research organization. Ability to assist in and conduct statistical analysis of clinical trials.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Data analysis skills. Excellent people, verbal, writing organizational skills. Thorough and detail-oriented. Professional demeanor. Ability to work well independently with minimal supervision and ability to work with people of diverse backgrounds. Proficiency in Microsoft Office products, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, EndNotes, SAS/SPSS.
Required Skill/ability 4: Experience in large research trials, with preference for community engaged research and nationally funded research, including IRB submission, obtaining informed consent, statistical analysis, and dissemination of data.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent knowledge of criminal justice system. Demonstrated experience conducting research in marginalized populations.
Master's Degree in a related discipline and two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 58318BR
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