Job Title: Research Coordinator I – Center for Global Health Research
Department: Center for Global Health Research
Job Category: Research
New Work Type: Full-Time Temporary
Positions Available: 1
Union Affiliation: NU
Posted Date: 21/11/18
Closing date: 28/11/18
Salary Range: $26.60 – $33.24 per hour
Length of Temporary Assignment: 12 Months
FTE Assignment (Cas=0.000001): 1.0
The Centre for Global Health Research (CGHR) is a non-profit and non-partisan organization associated with the University of Toronto and St Michael’s Hospital. CGHR’s mission is to lead high-quality public health research that advances global health for all, with particular attention to the world’s poorest populations. Its flagship project, the Million Death Study(MDS), is run in collaboration with the Government of India and documents causes of death across the country. The MDS lessons are now expanding to priority countries in sub-Saharan Africa under a new partnership called the Statistical Alliance for Vital Events (SAVE).
We are recruiting a skilled and experienced Research Coordinator. The successful candidate will work on large-scale epidemiological projects, focusing on projects within the maternal and child health portfolio, with a team of multidisciplinary scientists, analysts and trainees. The successful candidate will also work with project counterparts in international collaborative efforts.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate will be responsible for the management, organization and quality improvement of large datasets, including data flow between project sites and project collaborators. He/she will provide statistical expertise in the design, analysis, and reporting of research projects and consultative assistance for ad hoc requests. He/she will collaborate in the preparation of manuscripts, reports, presentations, and grant applications. The successful candidate is expected to maintain excellent documentation of data management and statistical analysis processes.