Under minimal supervision, the Research Specialist will coordinate clinical and policy studies related to access/utilization and quality in domestic and global health. Will be expected to participate in the entire process of study execution from study design, data collection to data analysis. Will work independently to manage students and fellows through research projects and liaise with collaborators within and outside the institution. Identifies and resolves problems and uses analytical and decision making skills to implement assigned projects. The array of project types include: survey studies, secondary data (including administrative and claims) analysis, clinical outcome studies, qualitative studies and mixed methods studies. Will maintain regular interaction to keep project leader, principal investigator and outside funding sources up-to-date in-person and by e-mail.Perform other duties as required.
This is a Required Attendance position. In the event of unexpected university closings including inclement weather, the employee in this position is required to report to work and/or remain at work.
Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry or related field.
One year of laboratory experience performing relevant techniques.
Master's degree, with related graduate research, may substitute for experience to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
*JHU Equivalency Formula: 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. 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.*
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