Columbia University School of Nursing is looking to hire a Columbia University student as a short-term casual to provide research support for several federally-funded projects in the areas of primary care, health care workforce, and racial and ethnic health disparities in chronic diseases. The incumbents will work with a team of researchers at Columbia Nursing.
Responsibilities will primarily include making screening phone calls to potential study participants and recording and tracking responses. Additionally, research activities may include:
assisting with data collection, data management and analysis,
conducting literature reviews,
assisting with grant and manuscript preparation, and
performing other duties as assigned.
This position is grant funded and continued employment will be contingent upon the grant.
Bachelorâ€™s diploma or equivalent;
Strong oral communication skills are required;
Experience with research projects;
Strong attention to detail; and
Excellent organizational skills.
A background or experience with data collection is highly preferred.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.
Internal Number: 515145
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