1. Carries out research within the scope of the established study protocol. Adheres to all human subjects regulations as defined by Yale University and the federal government that pertain to research studies. 2. Develops criteria for admission of study subjects based on goals and objectives of project. 3. Determines potential sources of funding and prospective partnerships. 4. Evaluates feasibility of accepting potential projects through analysis of staffing needs, resource requirements, financial costs, and current planned capacity of group. Negotiates contracts and/or changes with funder. 5. Develops original HIC/IRB submissions. Based on knowledge of science and research goals, collaborates with PIs on major revisions and contributes to scientific protocols. Plans and implements changes. 6. Develops forms, questionnaires and the application of research techniques; writes procedures manuals for data collection and coding. 7. Responsible for the documentation and transmission of study data. Ensures that report forms are accurately documented and completed in a timely manner at each site location. 8. Works independently to develop manage and organize multi site studies. Serves as primary coordinator between University, non-Yale collaborators, pharmaceutical companies, HIC, IRB and funding sources. 9. Performs descriptive and multivariate statistical analyses of data, using computer software. 10. Designs and implements quality control measures to ensure accurate collection and processing of data. 11. Contributes in-depth, original thought and relevance to written reports and to the writing of abstracts and manuscripts.
Preferred Education: Experience with mobile health platforms. Experience with recruitment of hospitalized patients, particularly older adults.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience with mobile health platforms. Experience with recruitment of hospitalized patients, particularly older adults.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proficiency in using various Microsoft Office applications such as Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook. Proficiency with electronic medical record system EPIC. Familiarity with online platforms such as Zoom.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to think creatively and solve problems effectively. Ability to operate research-related equipment.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
Required Skill/ability 1: Clinically trained, e.g., as a nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, or exercise therapist.
Required Skill/ability 4: Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work as a team and independently. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Ability to multitask. Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Required Skill/ability 2: Experience working in human subjects research. Ability to reliably produce accurate work, work independently, effectively and efficiently under pressure, and to multitask, juggling competing research demands with limited supervision. Demonstrated ability to oversee and coordinate research projects.
Master's Degree in a related discipline and two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 62521BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.