1. Coordinates and carries out the overall research process and provides critical operational support to the program. 2. Performs independent research, participates in research planning and investigates, analyzes, and reaches preliminary scientific conclusions. 3. Collaborates with the Principle Investigator in the design, testing, implementation and evaluation of survey instruments as necessary. 4. Recommends the design and implementation of procedures and protocols under the direction of the Principal Investigator(s). 5. Prepares research protocols and materials; schedules project meetings and monitors the project timeline adjusting as necessary. 6. Manages all project/research data collection, files, and sharing. 7. Develops educational materials, forms, questionnaires and writes procedure manuals for program. 8. Performs literature reviews and contributes to manuscript writing and publishes articles for peer-reviewed journals; presents research progress and findings. 9. May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 5: Coding ability with a familiarity using METLAB, R and/or Python.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, Child Study Center
Required Skill/ability 3:
Proven program management skills with the ability to support research staff in grant preparation and management, and IRB protocols.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2, Child Study Center
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed problem solving, analytical and organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects and competing priorities simultaneously in order to effectively complete tasks in a timely manner.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 2: The ability to manage databases using statistical analysis software such as SPSS or SAS.
Master's degree in a related field and two years of relevant experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 60939BR
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