Research Coordinator

Position Details

Position Details

Advertising/Posting Title Research Coordinator
Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are encouraged to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal.
Posting Summary

To provide research assistance in the Substance Abuse Treatment Center on a grant-funded research project aimed to evaluate an interim buprenorphine dosing regimen for reducing illicit opioid use and other risks during waitlist delays for opioid agonist maintenance. Recruit, screen, and interact with research participants, conducting urinalysis testing, study visits and follow-up assessments, and performing data collection and management with ongoing supervision from the Principal Investigator.

Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)

Bachelor’s degree in a related field such as behavioral or biological sciences, psychology, social work or medical field and one to three years related experience required. Effective interpersonal skills to work with challenging populations and ability to maintain respectful interactions with participants required.

Desirable Qualifications

Experience in research desirable; specific experience with behavioral treatments highly desirable. Experience with clinical populations desired. Effective interpersonal skills to work with challenging populations and have the ability to maintain a thoughtful and respectful interaction style with participants.

Experience with data entry, data management and graphing.

Other Information

4 month probationary period is required

Special Conditions Contingent on continued funding, Occasional overtime/weekend hours required, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees
Category Biological/Biomedical Sciences
Job Type Full-time
FLSA Non-Exempt
Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 28500.00
Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 54150.00
Staff Hiring Band Hiring salary budgeted at low end of pay band
Staff Union Code NU

Posting Details

Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.

Job Open Date 01/23/2018
Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.)
Open Until Filled No

Position Information

Position Title Research Project Assistant
Posting Number S1431PO
Department Psychiatry/55750
Position Number 00024679
Employee FTE 1.00
Employee Term 12

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