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The MMRL is a service center that works with investigators to provide conceptual and technical support for mixed method, community-based and clinical research studies. As part the MMRL team, the Research Coordinator has a supportive role on various ongoing research projects. This position will assist with data management, clean, format, and prepare transcripts, and other data for coding/analysis. They will also support study team in coding and analysis of qualitative research data. Some qualitative data collection and recruitment efforts may be required.
A Bachelor’s Degree and 1 year to 2 years of experience or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. A background in qualitative research and data management are preferred. Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work independently, manage multiple tasks and report to multiple managers. Some local travel and night/weekend work may be required.
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