As an active member of the UNC Health Sciences at MAHEC Department of Research, the Research Project Associate is responsible for a wide variety of tasks related to research and evaluation projects, including assisting in research project development and design; management; coordination and tracking.
research projects, including preparing research protocols for IRB submission;
Provide feedback on research design; data collection tools;
Assist with literature review and synthesis;
Assist with data collection (mixed-method g, submitting, and revising manuscripts)
Provide project management and administrative support to research projects such as scheduling
project team meetings; assisting with work plans and timelines; taking minutes during team
meetings and sending out action item reminders
Assist with other research activities, as needed;
Demonstrate a commitment to continuing professional development;
Actively participates in and contributes to departmental and liaison area activities;
Willingness to learn data management and analysis software as needed; and develop additional
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of local and regional public health priorities and research ethics
Experience with presentation development
Proficient in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Experience with data analysis (qualitative and/or quantitative) preferred
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Any combination of education and/or experience equivalent to:
Master's Degree in Social Sciences or other research-related filed preferred
health, clinical, or educational research preferred
MAHEC, Human Resources is located at 121 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803. Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities and Spanish/English bilingual persons are strongly encouraged to apply. Position Open Until Filled.
MAHEC is a certified Living Wage employer through Just Economics of Western North Carolina.
Position Open Until Filled.
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