1. Supervises research within the scope of established study protocol. Adheres to all human subjects regulations as defined by Yale University and the federal government that pertain to research studies. 2. Responsible for reviewing, planning, and implementing study protocols and assessing the impact of program changes on research quality. Identifies and makes initial contact with potential funding sources to secure funds. 3. Oversees the planning of large multi-site or global studies. Establish goals and objectives, training requirements, productivity goals and financial parameters. Develops forms and questionnaires and manages the application of research techniques. 4. Works closely with research faculty and collaborators to identify quality and operational strategies and aspects of study that need to overcome. 5. Fosters and maintains cooperative relationships with principal investigators, collaborators, study coordinators, government officials, international partnerships, and study sponsors to ensure for the safe and timely progression of studies and adherence to all study/agency/government regulations. 6. Develops original HIC/IRB submissions for multi site research. Collaborate with various PI on major revisions and ensure changes are incorporated at each participating site. 7. Uses advanced statistical knowledge to provide support in managing and analyzing data. 8. Develops operational procedures for the collection, editing, verification and management of statistical data. Develops and implements relevant statistical programs to incorporate data from multiple projects. Designs comprehensive and rational databases with advance knowledge of the scientific applications impacting on the data analyses and reporting. 9. Develops protocols for collection of data. Designs data gathering instruments and related procedures. Tests, refines and finalizes instruments for use in research study. 10. Presents talks, seminars or other oral presentations on the methodology and analyses used in scientific studies. 11. Composes major abstracts/publications/manuscript. 12. May perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skill/ability 5: Willing to travel a portion of the time depending on the needs of the program and possibly be stationed. Requires a Without Compensation (WOC) appointment at the VA. Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 3, HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Knowledge of pertinent laws, regulations, policies such as the CSP Guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures. Skill in conducting detailed analyses of complex functions and work processes. Ability to coordinate multiple activities among multiple studies. Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 3, HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Knowledge, skills and techniques gained from professional training in a health science or allied scientific field. Detailed knowledge of professional medical research.
Required Skill/ability 4: Interpersonal skills, public speaking skills and ability to negotiate contracts. Excellent critical and strategic thinking skills. Extremely detail-oriented. Highly self-motivated, independent, consistent, and reliable.
Required Skill/ability 2: Knowledge of advanced IT to properly utilize the automated systems designed to carry out epidemiological research. Knowledge and skill in applying analytical and evaluative methods and techniques to issues or studies concerning the efficiency and effectiveness of program operations.
Master's Degree in a related discipline and four years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 61430BR
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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.