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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Project Coordinator.
In this role, the successful candidate The Center for Early Childhood Health and Development (CEHD) at the Department of Population Health, NYU School of Medicine is a racially and ethnically diverse group of researchers, mental health professionals, educators and staff, working in NYC and around the globe to improve the health and development of children and advance health equity by developing and testing real-world solutions for children living in low-income communities. Research in CEHD is aimed at developing and evaluating school and family based programs. Current efforts are focused on the evaluation of ParentCorps, a family-centered intervention that is delivered as an enhancement to pre-kindergarten programs serving children living in low-income neighborhoods. ParentCorps advances CEHDs mission by helping the important adults in childrens lives parents and teachers build a strong early foundation that gives children living under stressful conditions the greatest opportunity for healthy development. We are looking for an experienced Project Coordinator to contribute to evaluation studies of ParentCorps. We are seeking dynamic, motivated, and team-oriented candidates with exemplary research skills, and experience with data management using various data capture methods (i.e., online surveys, administrative data). Candidates will be proficient with technology (e.g., online surveys, data entry in SPSS, PowerPoint, Excel) and have experience with human subjects research. Ideal candidates will have experience conducting research with young children and families in early childhood settings. Ideal candidates will also have some experience with analyzing and presenting data visually.
Coordinate, oversee and track all data collected as part of randomized controlled trials of ParentCorps.
Update and contribute to the data codebook for all research studies.
Enter and clean data, and merge and finalize datasets for analyses.
Develop, prepare and present reports of results, including preparing descriptive data, compiling summaries of surveys and data, and summarizing findings.
Generate visuals and tables of results.
Set up electronic versions of surveys using online survey tools (e.g., Qualtrics, RedCap)
Conduct data analyses and psychometric analyses, as needed and appropriate.
Conduct literature reviews and summaries for the development of manuscripts, papers and grant submissions.
Contribute to the development of reports, presentations and briefs, as needed, by conducting background research and writing summaries and reports.
Collect, prepare and submit all required documents for IRB submissions and continuations, as needed.
Recruit and consent participants in schools and early education centers, as needed.
Participate in team meetings and research meetings.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Bachelors in Psychology, Social Policy or Public Health, or related discipline, with two years of experience in clinical research settings, or Masters in Psychology, Social Policy, or Public Health, or related discipline, with one year of experience. Experience with human subjects research or in a research setting. Experience working in clinical research settings. Experience with statistical software (e.g., SPSS, SAS) and databases. Experience with Microsoft Software (Excel and PowerPoint). Experience managing datasets, preferred. Experience with data analysis, preferred. Experience with data visualization approaches, preferred..
Required Licenses: No License Code
Preferred Qualifications: Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills. Professional, responsible, conscientious. Dynamic, motivated. Strong writing skills. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Team-oriented, personable and ability to work collaboratively within a large, multi-disciplinary team. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Ability to multi-task and coordinate multiple projects. Interest in early childhood research and development.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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