We are seeking a Research Project Associate for our Dental Service in the Department of Surgery .
Support the PI and study team as needed for data management and relevant project duties
Run monthly research service meetings
Onboard fellows to clinical research in our service and provide oversight of their research projects
Provide regular reports to the PI regarding study progress and challenges and work with the PI to address any problems that arise
Coordinate and participate in weekly study meetings
Design database(s) and tools to facilitate data collection as needed for assigned research projects;
Maintain study databases, codebooks, and procedures for data entry and monitoring
Acquire informed consent and coordinate questionnaires and qualitative interviews when vital
Ensure coordination and implementation of project-related activities
Assist in the preparation of grants, presentations, and manuscripts
Perform literature searches
Have other tasks as needed
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Able to work independently as well as manage a team
Able to prioritize and schedule work activities to ensure that workflow is efficient and meets the needs of the project
Able to work independently and within a large team setting
Minimum of 2 years of relevant research experience (1 year if you have a Masters degree)
Masters degree (e.g., public health, implementation science or related field) preferred
Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, Excel, Access, and SPSS (or SAS, SQL)
Experience with CAISIS preferred but not required
Knowledge of Visio and/or Gant project management software is helpful
Excellent data management, organizational, oral and written communication, project coordination and interpersonal skills.
Outstanding judgment, initiative, and attention to detail
Monday - Friday, 9 AM - 5 PM
Internal Number: 2021-47398
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.