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: Phlebotomy experience for research purposes is strongly preferred.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Phlebotomy experience for research purposes is strongly preferred.
Required Skill/ability 5: Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 2 HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to administer multiple survey measures without administration errors within three months on iPad or computer. Ability to concentrate and persist in loud and distracting environments. Demonstrated ability working with Microsoft Office Suite. Proven ability using RedCap or another relational database.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 2 HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability conducting research study interviews, standardized measures of substances use and HIV medication adherence.
Required Skill/ability 4: Ability to travel throughout CT and surrounding states for research interviews and recruitment.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated ability and willingness to work with people with HIV and other infectious diseases, and/or substance use disorders including injection drug users based on previous work experiences. Ability to work in criminal justice settings.
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: 61843BR
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.