Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Employment Type: Permanent Staff (SHRA)
Vacancy ID: P012762
Salary Range: $40,000 - $47,768
The primary function of this position in the Department of Exercise and Sport Science (EXSS) will be to work closely with the Assistant Director of the Gfeller Center to coordinate and oversee active research studies. Responsibilities will include: 1) coordinate research studies 2) oversee research study participant recruitment; 2) assist in all phases of the data collection process; 3) oversee and manage database development and data entry 4) work closely with the IRB to ensure all standards are being met to carry out specific research protocols; 5) assist in conducting data analyses and presenting results to funding agencies; and 6) assist in development, preparation and editing of progress and final reports for funding agencies.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
The following skills, knowledge, and abilities are essential to meet the needs of the Gfeller Center: effectively plan, prioritize, and organize workload to manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment; demonstrated strong interpersonal/customer service skills, including the ability to deal with a variety of people in an effective and diplomatic manner; excellent communication skills, both oral and written; demonstrated strong attention to detail; ability to work independently with minimum directions as well as function successfully as part of a team; demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including Outlook, Word, and Excel; and experience managing large research databases.
Must have flexible schedule with early morning and evening availability as needed.
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