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: MA in psychology, counseling, social work, or related field. Working knowledge of REDCap, Qualtrics, or other relational web-based data collection/management platforms. Working knowledge of SPSS or SAS, and descriptive data analysis. Demonstrated ability working previously with marginalized women or victims of trauma/intimate partner violence.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: MA in psychology, counseling, social work, or related field. Working knowledge of REDCap, Qualtrics, or other relational web-based data collection/management platforms. Working knowledge of SPSS or SAS, and descriptive data analysis. Demonstrated ability working previously with marginalized women or victims of trauma/intimate partner violence.
Required Skill/ability 5: Reliable means of transportation and current driver's license to visit other community locations.
Posting Position Title: Research Assistant 2 HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Demonstrated strong computer skills. Intermediate to advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Assistant 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability providing support to a research study, including administration of standardized measures, and in adherence to study protocols and HIPAA and Human Subjects guidelines.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability to administer multiple survey measures without error. Ability to concentrate and persist in various environments. Demonstrated ability to prioritize, multitask, and meet deadlines. Ability to work as part of a team and independently with self-initiative and strive for professionalism in all areas. Demonstrated excellent attendance record.
Required Skill/ability 2: Strong organizational skills and attention to detail that includes proofreading own work and correcting errors prior to submission. Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines. Outstanding oral (face-to-face and over the telephone) and written communication skills. Ability to report on the status of research activities. Willingness to learn new skills and techniques.
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: 64212BR
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