The primary purpose of this position is to provide overall project support for a TIMELIMITED systematic five-year study of women and children who receive treatment through UNC Horizons as well as other ongoing/future UNC Horizons research projects. This position will assist the study team in study forms development, primary data collection, data entry, compilation and management of data, tracking study participants, and editing and formatting reports. This position will help maintain IRB materials and the policy and procedure manual and assist in quality assurance and quality control. This position will also assist with consenting participants, scheduling patient appointments, tracking participants to ensure high participant retention- contacting, scheduling, and reminding participants of scheduled appointments and activities and performing outreach with the study team. This position will be responsible for collecting mother and child data and with gathering data from both electronic medical records as well as on site at UNC Horizons, from hospital delivery sites and from home visits with participants. Assists in adherence to all IRB and other rules and regulations governing research and projects for human subjects, project conduct, data collection, data entry and study related documentation accuracy and organization for audits and review.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent combination of training and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office. High level of comfort working with low-income communities is required. Must be very reliable, conscientious, and have meticulous attention to detail. Must have valid NC driver’s license. This job requires being out in low-income community settings across the state of NC. Must be comfortable with driving 3 hours one way. Occasional evening or weekend work as needed.
Experience conducting community-based research with women in low-income communities, skills in participant recruitment, retention and data collection. Experience working with women and children with substance use disorders and trauma histories in outpatient and residential treatment settings. Having a Peer Support Credential is preferred Research experience and working knowledge of Good Clinical Practice. Experience with RedCap, EPIC and/or Microsoft Access
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Internal Number: 151815
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