Position DetailsAdvertising/Posting Title Research Project Assistant
Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
Oversee the day-to-day implementation of a NIH-funded research study evaluating sexual and reproductive health issues among female patients with opioid use disorder. Responsible for participant recruitment, scheduling and conducting intake and follow-up assessments and study visits, obtaining subject consents, and coordinating and conducting study visits. Uphold ﬁscal responsibilities related to participant compensation and the purchasing of study-related equipment and supplies. Enter and manage all data collected during the study under the supervision of the Principal Investigator and biostatistician. In addition to entering and maintaining data, this work will involve maintaining ﬁles and records, using discretion regarding sensitive information, and maintaining conﬁdentiality within the framework of the University guidelines. Assist as needed with IRB-approved protocols and the preparation of progress reports, presentations and manuscripts related to the study.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Bachelor degree in psychology, social work or medical areas or a related ﬁeld and one year of experience required. Effective organizational skills and the ability to adhere to study protocols required. Proﬁcient with word processing, spreadsheet and database applications required.
Experienceworking with complex populations and ability to maintain a thoughtful and respectful interaction style with participants required.
Prior experience with human subject research
This position has funding for one year only (12 months)
Special Conditions Bargaining unit position, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, Contingent on continued funding, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees, This position is eligible for a hybrid schedule with an option to split time between campus and elsewhere, in accordance with the university telecommuting policy, Background Check required for this position FLSA Non-Exempt Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 30.00 Payband Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 15.79 Staff Hiring Band No Response Union Position Yes, UVMSU ($20 minimum hourly rate)
Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.Job Open Date 08/23/2023
Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled No
Position InformationPosition Title Research Project Assistant
Posting Number S4598PO Department Psychiatry/55750 Position Number 00026711 Employee FTE 0.80 Employee Term 12Supplemental Questions
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