Supervise all aspects of data collection from four NIH-funded projects designed to improve access to addiction treatment among HIV-infected patients including the STEP Trial, the FIRST Trial and the WHAT-IF Study. Examine and evaluate data collected to ensure adherence to study protocols and overall clinical objectives. Initiate original IRB submissions and modifications and ensure that multiple ongoing IRB renewal deadlines are met. Train and supervise research associates and assistants. Develop and distribute training materials to clinical and research staff at remote study sites. Moderate conference calls with study site staff and plan local and national meetings and seminars. Communicate information and data in written and verbal form to colleagues, sponsors, senior management, and government officials, including the development of reports for various constituencies. Responsible for ensuring that training is provided on all study instruments and inter-rater reliability is met for the FIRST Trial. Develop liaisons with stakeholders at all study sites and assist PIs and Co-Is with identifying barriers encountered during implementation of the WHAT-IF Trial; design and implement remedial strategies. Develop and disseminate marketing materials to HIV clinics to promote awareness of addiction treatment. Oversee focus groups and review transcripts.
Posting Position Title: Research Associate 3, HSS
University Job Title: Research Associate 3, HSS
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability in managing large multi-site research projects.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven ability in managing all aspects of IRB original submissions, modifications and renewals for multiple institutions, Certificates of Confidentiality, Data Safety and Monitoring Board preparation, and grant preparation.
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to produce high quality work and track deliverables. Must demonstrate excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, efficiency, and critical thinking.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated ability in training and supervision of research staff. Ability to communicate effectively with research staff, physicians, sponsors, colleagues and other stakeholders.
Required Skill/ability 5: Proficiency in Excel, Access, Word and PowerPoint.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Proficiency in OnCore, REDCap, Atlas.ti, EndNote, Qualtrics. Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP) training and certification.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Master's Degree in a related discipline and four years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
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