Columbia University Research Project Coordinator in New York, New York

Job TitleResearch Project Coordinator

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Job Requisition Number 095921

Department 7571- HIC HICCC

Location Medical Center

Job Type Officer Full-Time Regular

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Hours Per Week

Job Family General Administration

Salary Grade Officer 104

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Advertised Summary Job Description The Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center of Columbia University, a clinical and population-based cancer research and patient care center, is looking to hire a Research Project Coordinator.

Responsibilities include:

  • Work closely with the study PI and co-investigators to implement a community-based health assessment survey

  • Develop policies and procedures consistent with the study protocol for the collection of community-based health data

  • Serve as liaison between research staff and community organizations and leaders

  • Coordinate the collection of survey data related to community health from multiple sources

  • Participate in data collection; obtain informed consent and conduct in-person interviews within the Cancer Center catchment area

  • Train and oversee staff conducting interviews

  • Create a study-specific database to house survey data

  • Conduct data analysis and prepare reports

  • Prepare IRB submissions, modifications, and renewals

  • Coordinate meetings and perform other tasks as assigned

  • Assist with grant applications and publications including conducting literature reviews

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus three years of related experience.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant - Background in community-based research

  • Proficient in data analysis using statistical software

  • Experience with preparing applications for the IRB

  • Excellent writing and interpersonal skills

Special Instructions

Preferred Qualifications Master's degree preferred in public health, epidemiology or a related science. Prior experience managing staff, preferred and desired bilingual (English and Spanish)

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HIPAA Compliance training required Yes

Participation in Medical Surveillance required No Response

What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date 12-05-2018

Requisition Close Date

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