Research Project Coordinator, School of Public Health, Community Health Sciences

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
09 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
07 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Research Project Coordinator will assist the Senior Research Project Manager with managing all aspects of two large scale studies funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA): the ADOPT Study and the Boston ARCH Study. Responsibilities include: staff training, assisting with day-to day project management and data management, overseeing accurate protocol implementation, quality control, reporting to NIAAA and the Boston University Medical Center Institutional Review Board, enrolling and tracking study participants, and providing additional administrative support to the studies as necessary.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of three years experience in mental health/substance abuse field or health care administration, including experience coordinating multifaceted health services, research, and/or evaluation projects.
  • Must be highly organized and detail-oriented, have exceptional communication and writing skills, and be able to work in a deadline driven environment.
  • Must have the ability to take initiative and handle multiple priorities and tasks.
  • Must be able to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Experience in research, data analysis and manuscript preparation is helpful.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and to work effectively with all levels of staff and management are important.
  • Cultural sensitivity and comfort interacting with a wide range of social, racial and ethnic populations.
  • Experience working with substance using populations preferred. Knowledge of MS Word, Power Point, and Excel is required.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

Job Location

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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