Research Project Director

New York University

United States

August 18, 2021

Description

Research Project Director New York University: NYU - NY: Silver School of Social Work: Office of

Research

Location

New York, NY

Open Date

Jul 8, 2021

Description

Project title: Advancing knowledge on factors that promote or impede engagement along the HIV care continuum over time: A longitudinal mixed methods study of Black and Latinx youth/emerging adults living with HIV (Co- Principal Investigators: Marya Gwadz, PhD and Leo Wilton, PhD)

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Direct a longitudinal research study
  • Hire, train, and supervise staff
  • Oversee construction of a project database in REDCap
  • Implement recruitment plans
  • Screen participants for eligibility
  • Manage regular EMA study components with high levels of fidelity and completion
  • Oversee participant compensation, reconcile petty cash and participant compensation logs
  • Refine and implement tracking protocols to maintain high follow-up and retention rates
  • Conduct quantitative assessments with participants
  • Serve as the primary liaison to a Youth Advisory Board
  • Serve as the primary liaison to scientific advisors
  • Manage consultant contracts
  • Monitor participant enrollment and retention daily and prepare weekly reports
  • Help analyze data for papers for publication and future grant applications
  • Perform other related activities as required
  • Qualifications

    Required Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Master's degree or higher in social work, public health, psychology, nursing, or other social/behavioral science disciplines
  • Experience with longitudinal research and participant tracking
  • Experience with quantitative research methods
  • Experience managing a team and/or supervising a staff
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent computer skills including knowledge of Microsoft Office and the ability to learn new software applications such as REDCap, ClinCard, Vyond, and Telerivet
  • Willing to travel to Newark, NJ for project activities
  • Commitment to racial equity, health equity, social justice, and reducing racial/ethnic disparities in health
  • Experience with youth and emerging adult populations, including sexual and gender minorities and youth/emerging adults of color
  • Experience with or interest in and comfort with persons living with HIV
  • Must have a high level of attention to detail, flexibility, ability to work on a team, and punctuality
  • Preferred Education, Experience, and Skills

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish
  • Knowledge of Qualtrics
  • Experience with IRB applications
  • Experience with ecological momentary assessment
  • Experience with qualitative research methods
  • Application Instructions

    Please send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to: Marya Gwadz, mg2890@nyu.edu

    Application Process

    This institution is using Interfolio's Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

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