The Research Associate II will function in a multidisciplinary team environment, coordinating the design, implementation and evaluation of public health outcomes research projects conducted by investigators at the Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE).
Under the direction of the Principal Investigator and Project Manager, the ideal candidate will participate in all aspects of project coordination, implementation, and reporting of results related to the Yale-Mayo Center for Excellence in Regulatory Science and Innovation (CERSI). General responsibilities of the Research Associate II will be to coordinate and lead regular meetings that include agenda preparation and meeting minute documentation, manage timelines and research activities for research projects, develop study procedures and protocols, and prepare written and oral reports and presentations. Specific projects are likely to include research to better understand the adoption / de-adoption of medical projects, post-market surveillance of these products, and integration of this information into patient-centered care. The Research Associate II will communicate information and data in written and verbal form to colleagues, sponsors, senior management, government officials and the public, including the development of public materials and reports for various constituencies. The individual will also be responsible for various education and training activities, including scheduling and coordinating planning for workshops and webinars, and ensuring the dissemination of materials. They will work with a number of multidisciplinary research teams and ensure project goals and deliverables are met with high customer satisfaction.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 2, HSS
University Job Title: Research Associate II
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Well-developed project coordination skills as demonstrated by prior job-related research experience.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated excellent organizational ability, attention to detail, efficiency, and critical thinking, as well as strong communication skills that include the ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically in written and verbal forms with internal and external contacts, faculty, leadership staff, and staff.
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to produce high-quality work with minimal supervision and be receptive to feedback and direction in a fast-paced team environment. Possess thorough knowledge of research methodologies and protocols.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's level degree (Public Health or other research degree) preferred. At least two years of research experience. Proficiency with written and verbal communication, organization, and adaptability skills in order to produce work product in a fast-paced multidisciplinary team environment.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Master's Degree in a related discipline and two years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
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