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Research Coordinator

Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755
  • Job Code
    115434998


Dartmouth College



Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.

Position Information

Position Title
Research Coordinator

Department
Center for Technology and Behavioral Health

Position Number
1127041

Position Purpose

The Research Coordinator will play an essential role in a research project examining the efficacy of a primary care opioid use disorder prevention intervention to prevent unhealthy opioid use and overdose risk and prevent progression to opioid use disorder (OUD) among adults with unhealthy use of illicit or prescribed opioids. The Research Coordinator will be responsible for study coordination, protocol implementation, participant recruitment, data collection and ensuring completion of research visits. The candidate will be expected to work with a high level of independence.

The project is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)-funded Northeast Node of the Clinical Trials Network (CTN), spanning the rural communities of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. The CTN provides a unique research infrastructure for conducting practical, rigorous, and highly impactful trials focused on improving the treatment of substance use disorders (SUDs) and promoting widespread implementation and sustainability of effective and accessible SUD care in community systems across the nation. The Northeast Node is based out of Dartmouth College (Center for Technology and Behavioral Health (CTBH)). The Research Coordinator will work under the direct supervision of the Project Manager and under the overall supervision of the Center Director, Dr. Lisa Marsch.

The Research Coordinator will work primarily in primary care settings in Manchester and Bedford, NH. Limited time will be spent in an office setting - one to two days a week at the Dartmouth College offices in Lebanon, NH. Travel between the study sites and Dartmouth College office is required.

Note: Continuing employment is based on availability of grant funds.



SEIU Level
Not an SEIU Position

FLSA
Non-Exempt

Employment Category
Regular Full Time

Department Contact for Cover Letter
Andrea Meier

Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is funded by a grant. Continuation is based upon available funds.

Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.



Key Accountabilities

Key Accountabilities

Research Responsibilities (70%)

  • Reporting and Communication: Provides updates on study recruitment, safety events, data queries, and study supplies to the Project Manager.
  • Study Management: Oversees the Research Assistant and communicates with the Project Manager and Node Principal Investigator (PI) regarding study operations, achievement of study goals, participant recruitment targets, and follow-up retention rates.
  • Participant Recruitment: Recruits and screens patients for study eligibility, completing necessary questionnaires, assessments and paperwork.
  • Participant Consent: Thoroughly explains the study, reviews all study materials with participants, and obtains informed consent.
  • Research Visits: Conducts research interviews at primary care study sites. Conducts participant study visits, including scheduling, coordination with other study team members, and documentation.
  • Participant Tracking: Tracks participant flow through the study and updates tracking logs in an accurate and timely manner. Contacts participants to schedule them for study visits.
  • Data Collection and Integrity: Reviews entered data, resolves data queries, and obtains missing information. Documents all data accurately and according to protocol. Confirms that all data entry is complete and correct.
  • Documentation: Maintains study files in accordance with federal regulations. Assures that participant and data confidentiality and integrity are maintained.
  • Assures that Federal guidelines and requirements are met, and all work is completed in accordance with human subject research Good Clinical Practice.
  • Problem Resolution: Identifies, responds to, and participates in the resolution of potential and actual problems in study operations and participant activities.
  • Protocol Compliance: Ensures that study activities are carried out in accordance with protocol, including but not limited to participant recruitment and screening, and participant research visits.
  • Regulatory: Assists with preparation of research documents for institutional review boards.
  • Project operations: Aids with overall project operations, as needed.

Communication/Presentation (20%)

  • Establishes and maintains positive relationships with participants and study site affiliates.
  • Demonstrates a commitment to foster inclusiveness and diversity though interactions and communications with others.
  • Effectively communicates study protocol and research goals to Northeast Node affiliates, study sites, and other partners.
  • Contributes to and work well with the Northeast Node and CTBH team.
  • Properly represents the Northeast Node, CTBH and Dartmouth College in all aspects of employment and associated duties.

Miscellaneous (10%)

  • Participates in on-going trainings and keeps abreast of developments in the field.
-- Demonstrates a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness through actions, interactions, and communications with others. -- Performs other duties as assigned.

PI115434998

<br/><br/><b>Dartmouth College</b><br/><br/><br/><br/>Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.<br/><br/><b>Position Information</b><br/><br/><b>Position Title</b><br/>Research Coordinator<br/><br/><b>Department</b><br/>Center for Technology and Behavioral Health<br/><br/><b>Position Number</b><br/>1127041<br/><br/><b>Position Purpose</b><br/><p>The Research Coordinator will play an essential role in a research project examining the efficacy of a primary care opioid use disorder prevention intervention to prevent unhealthy opioid use and overdose risk and prevent progression to opioid use disorder (OUD) among adults with unhealthy use of illicit or prescribed opioids. The Research Coordinator will be responsible for study coordination, protocol implementation, participant recruitment, data collection and ensuring completion of research visits. The candidate will be expected to work with a high level of independence.</p> <p>The project is funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)-funded Northeast Node of the Clinical Trials Network (CTN), spanning the rural communities of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. The CTN provides a unique research infrastructure for conducting practical, rigorous, and highly impactful trials focused on improving the treatment of substance use disorders (SUDs) and promoting widespread implementation and sustainability of effective and accessible SUD care in community systems across the nation. The Northeast Node is based out of Dartmouth College (Center for Technology and Behavioral Health (CTBH)). The Research Coordinator will work under the direct supervision of the Project Manager and under the overall supervision of the Center Director, Dr. Lisa Marsch.</p> <p>The Research Coordinator will work primarily in primary care settings in Manchester and Bedford, NH. Limited time will be spent in an office setting - one to two days a week at the Dartmouth College offices in Lebanon, NH. Travel between the study sites and Dartmouth College office is required.</p> <p>Note: Continuing employment is based on availability of grant funds.</p><br/><br/><b>SEIU Level</b><br/>Not an SEIU Position<br/><br/><b>FLSA</b><br/>Non-Exempt<br/><br/><b>Employment Category</b><br/>Regular Full Time<br/><br/><b>Department Contact for Cover Letter</b><br/>Andrea Meier<br/><br/><b>Special Instructions to Applicants</b><br/><p>This position is funded by a grant. Continuation is based upon available funds.</p> <p>Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.</p><br/><br/><b>Key Accountabilities</b><br/><p></p> <tr> <th>Key Accountabilities</th> <td><p>Research Responsibilities (70%)</p> <ul> <li>Reporting and Communication: Provides updates on study recruitment, safety events, data queries, and study supplies to the Project Manager.</li> <li>Study Management: Oversees the Research Assistant and communicates with the Project Manager and Node Principal Investigator (PI) regarding study operations, achievement of study goals, participant recruitment targets, and follow-up retention rates.</li> <li>Participant Recruitment: Recruits and screens patients for study eligibility, completing necessary questionnaires, assessments and paperwork.</li> <li>Participant Consent: Thoroughly explains the study, reviews all study materials with participants, and obtains informed consent.</li> <li>Research Visits: Conducts research interviews at primary care study sites. Conducts participant study visits, including scheduling, coordination with other study team members, and documentation.</li> <li>Participant Tracking: Tracks participant flow through the study and updates tracking logs in an accurate and timely manner. Contacts participants to schedule them for study visits.</li> <li>Data Collection and Integrity: Reviews entered data, resolves data queries, and obtains missing information. Documents all data accurately and according to protocol. Confirms that all data entry is complete and correct.</li> <li>Documentation: Maintains study files in accordance with federal regulations. Assures that participant and data confidentiality and integrity are maintained.</li> <li>Assures that Federal guidelines and requirements are met, and all work is completed in accordance with human subject research Good Clinical Practice.</li> <li>Problem Resolution: Identifies, responds to, and participates in the resolution of potential and actual problems in study operations and participant activities.</li> <li>Protocol Compliance: Ensures that study activities are carried out in accordance with protocol, including but not limited to participant recruitment and screening, and participant research visits.</li> <li>Regulatory: Assists with preparation of research documents for institutional review boards.</li> <li>Project operations: Aids with overall project operations, as needed.</li> </ul> <p>Communication/Presentation (20%)</p> <ul> <li>Establishes and maintains positive relationships with participants and study site affiliates.</li> <li>Demonstrates a commitment to foster inclusiveness and diversity though interactions and communications with others.</li> <li>Effectively communicates study protocol and research goals to Northeast Node affiliates, study sites, and other partners.</li> <li>Contributes to and work well with the Northeast Node and CTBH team.</li> <li>Properly represents the Northeast Node, CTBH and Dartmouth College in all aspects of employment and associated duties.</li> </ul> <p>Miscellaneous (10%)</p> <ul> <li>Participates in on-going trainings and keeps abreast of developments in the field.</li> </ul></td> </tr> <tr> <th>--</th> <td>Demonstrates a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness through actions, interactions, and communications with others.</td> </tr> <tr> <th>--</th> <td>Performs other duties as assigned.</td> </tr> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/RDVJD1HEj1JEfPbefPQde"> <p>PI115434998</p>

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Posted: 2019-11-13 Expires: 2019-12-14

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