Health, Behavior & Society currently seeking a research assistant to work on the development and implementation of a PrEP intervention targeting cis-female sex workers in Baltimore City. The position will involve assisting with different aspects of development and piloting of intervention components.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Conducting a literature review
Content development for qualitative focus groups, community forums and mHealth component
Assisting with the running of focus groups and forums (including recruiting, liaising with health providers)
Coding of qualitative data
Application of findings to intervention development and pilot testing.
Bachelor’s degree in Public Health or related discipline. Some related experience. Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
JHU Equivalency Formula: Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
Preferred qualifications include: experience conducting literature reviews and qualitative data collection field experience; project management skills; qualitative analysis skills; experience in intervention development; interest/experience working with at risk populations, and knowledge of PrEP.
Classified title: Research Assistant
Department: Health, Behavior & Society
Work Schedule/Hours: Monday – Friday Hours will vary
Location: Hampton House 624 N Broadway, Room 180
Personnel Group: School of Public Health
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