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MD Anderson Cancer Center Sr Coordinator, Research Data - Behavioral Science in Houston, Texas

The primary purpose of the Senior Coordinator, Research Data position is to lead and assist with the coordination and implementation of data collection for various studies focusing on cancer prevention, reducing cancer risks and population/survey research. Assists with the day-to-day operations including subject recruitment, identifying and monitoring the completion of project-related tasks, maintaining study-related procedures, ensuring protocol and regulatory compliance, and data management oversight.

JOB SPECIFIC COMPETENCIES:

Data Collection and Review:

  • Coordinate project activities and perform tasks including but not limited to recruiting and consenting study participants, obtaining medical release if necessary, data collection services (in person, by mail or telephone interviews), data entry, and execute study procedures according to protocol. Assure completion of all components of study, such as telephone calls, patient visits, patient interviews, and preparing study mail-out packets. Ensure appropriate completion of questionnaires throughout the course of the study and maintain necessary documentation associated with participation in the study. Ensure all data entered appropriately. Coordinate study procedures for study assessments. Schedule baseline and follow up assessments with participants. Maintain certifications and training needed to assist with assessments.

Materials and Procedures:

  • Contribute to the development of study related materials (such as consenting scripts, survey questionnaires, and mail-out packets). Draft standard operating procedures for recruitment, collecting data, and train other staff members as needed.

Administrative Research Tasks:

  • Provide project updates and reports directly to the PI, Co-PIs, and supervisor as requested. Gather and organize records. Maintain study regulatory binders where appropriate. Assist with planning, organizing, reviewing, and submitting research protocols using ePRTCL system. Perform literature searches as necessary.

Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION:

Required: High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Bachelor's degree in a social science.

EXPERIENCE:

Required: Four years of related experience. With preferred degree, no experience required.

Preferred: Research experience is a plus.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.html

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 134844

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay

  • Work Week: Days

  • Fund Type: Hard

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 38,000

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 47,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 57,000

  • Science Jobs: No

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