The Division of Epidemiology and Prevention at the Institute of Human Virology (IHV), University of Maryland School of Medicine is currently accepting applications for a Research Project Coordinator to support the new Nigeria Aids Indicator & Impact Survey (NAIIS) grant . The position will be responsible for international projects including supply chain, enrollment reports, data analysis and development of presentations related to this grant.
UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
Work with the Principal Investigators, senior management, and study team in the implementation of research studies.
Work with faculty and project team to ensure up to date human subjects requirements, biosketches and CV's.
Work with Fogarty students to maintain Careertrak and publication records.
Procure study related items and assists in developing supply chain for project supplies.
Coordinates project meetings and shipment of commodities to international projects.
Establishes and maintains weekly progress reports on commodities, enrollment, and laboratory tests completed.
Participates in data analysis and the interpretation of data.
Participates in site visits and provide training to staff.
May assist in developing budgets for pilot studies, grant documents, papers, abstracts, manuscripts and slide sets.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelors in related science field. Master degree in Epidemiology, Public Health, or related sciences preferred.
Experience: Strong analytical skills and experience working with data management and data analysis.
Other: International travel at least one month at a time required.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Basic understanding and knowledge of scientific terminology and research theory.
Skills in database design and development, and database management software.
Statistical interpretation and data analysis using STATA, SAS or other statistical software package is an advantage.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, Power Point, Project.
Hiring Range: Commensurate with education and experience
If accommodations are needed for a disability, please contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-2606, Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Job: Reg or CII Exempt Staff - E3314C
Employee Class : Exempt Regular
Full Time/Part Time: Full-Time
Shift: Day Job
Organization: Institute of Human Virology
Job Posting: May 15, 2018
Unposting Date: Jun 4, 2018, 3:59:00 AM
Internal Number: 91561
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