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.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated ability to multi-task and work independently in a fast-paced clinical environment, without direct supervision on site. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work well with others.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent computer skills and experience using Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), Outlook and various devices for data collection such as REDCap.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2-HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Proven experience working in clinical research settings and experience in human subject recruitment, informed consent, data collection, data entry, and follow-up assessments.
Required Skill/ability 4: Experience with data abstraction from medical records - and the ability to understand and interpret medical data for abstraction into data collection forms.
Required Skill/ability 2: Excellent oral and written communication skills as well as ability to be detail-oriented. Ability to draft grants, communicate with physicians and IRB.
Master's Degree in a related discipline and two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 60629BR
About Yale University
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.