Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Employment Type: Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)
Vacancy ID: NF0004899
The Division of Infectious Diseases in the School of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is seeking a Research Associate to coordinate a number of research studies related to clinical and epidemiologic factors affecting HIV-infected individuals. The Research Associate will work under the direction of the project principal investigators. The position requires substantial capacity to independently manage and coordinate research activities for the various projects. They shall maintain good working relationships with other project staff.
Education and Experience:
Experience implementing or managing one or more complex research projects. Experience with EHR data, including Epic and WebCIS. Experience with SAS required. Experience with coordinating technical matters with data managers. Candidate must have prior experience with Web-based data entry tools, including, but not limited to RedCap. Management project coordination with the ability to meet deadlines and work on project simultaneously is required. Meticulous attention to detail, flexibility, and ability to multitask required. Must be able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment with diverse co-workers and participants. The candidate must be a highly-organized, motivated, and self-driven individual with the ability to work under minimal supervision.
Preferred candidate has direct patient experience. Strong preference will be given to candidates whose previous experience is in HIV infection, clinical, and epidemiological research
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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