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We are looking for a bright and energetic Research Program Coordinator to join our research team. The Research Program Coordinator will assist with coordination and day-to-day logistical and operational tasks for our research protocols. Study-related tasks will include interacting with individuals affected by substance use in Baltimore.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Work directly with target population to assist with study recruitment activities
Assist with participant screening and enrollment (including obtaining informed consent)
Coordinate participant research activities and help ensure adherence to protocols
Assist with data collection activities, such as administering study surveys and questionnaires
Assist with study specimen collection and transfers for storage, processing and use
Help support cataloging and management of specimen organization
Assist with generation of data reports
Assist with literature reviews
Follow established research protocols in accordance with good clinical practice
Complete human subjects research and study-specific trainings as needed
Work with other research assistants and coordinators to ensure completion of all research related activities
Complete all other duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Bachelor's Degree in a related field required
Some related experience required
Flexibility in work schedule
Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula*
*JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for the required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
** Applicants who do not meet the posted requirements but are completing their final academic semester/quarter will be considered eligible for employment and may be asked to provide additional information confirming their academic completion date.
Experience with Endoscopy related studies and specimen collection a plus
Experience with analyzing research participant databases a plus
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Experience working under timelines for completion of work
Prior coursework in biology, microbiology, infectious diseases, public health, and/or biostatistics
Attention to detail and the ability to prioritize and multi-task
Good written and verbal communication skills
Must have the ability to work well and communicate effectively with others as part of a team
General knowledge of the research and basic analytical skills to administer assigned projects, and to identify situations requiring special attention
General knowledge to assist in developing recruitment tools for assigned studies, which may include protocol/study specific data collection forms, placing approved advertisements, and contacting physicians for possible referrals
Classified Title: Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.42 - $22.57/hr (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 08:30 - 5:00 Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Medicine Campus Department name: SOM DOM Infectious Disease Personnel area: School of Medicine
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