*** Must have access to reliable transportation (a significant portion of time will spent traveling around Chicagoland area.) ***
Position: Temporary Research Study Coordinator Hours: This is a full-time position (35-40 hours per week/ 9am-5pm / M-F) Pay: $19.00 per hour Campus: Chicago Approximate start date: ASAP Approximate end date: TBD
Northwestern University is seeking a temporary Research Study Coordinator for the Chicago campus.
Temporary Job Description:
This position will fill a key need within the scope of grant obligations that are related to gaining information about provider practices, identifying the correct point of contact for the practices, and to distribute information about the educational services provided by NU program staff. It also involves supporting day-to-day activities for a central data network.
Participants become engaged and involved by contact that happens in provider practice offices in the field; not within the office. This position requires mobility throughout the city.
Schedules study visits and conducts interviews/visits
Reviews and obtains information and data from practice managers and physicians
Maintains detailed records of results which may include collecting, extracting and entering data; and/or preparing basic charts and graphs
Facilitates communication with key personnel and participants to maintain project study flow
Learns to answer questions about electronic health records (EHRs)
Schedule meetings and webinars
Assist with IRB submissions
Other duties as assigned
Master’s degree (preferred)
Must complete NU's IRB CITI training before interacting with any participants and must re-certify every 3 years
Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
Very strong communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to create relationships in a fast-paced environment
Highly developed skills in working effectively with a wide range of abilities and cultures
Intermediate Excel knowledge
Database maintenance experience
Customer service experience
Comfortable speaking with new people
Curiosity to learn
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 35377
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.