We are seeking aResearch Assistant who will work on developing literature review protocols on the state of evidence in maternal immunization. The selected candidate will conduct all necessary research activities such as data management, screening, extraction, and analysis for successful completion of the project. The Research Assistant will serve as a critical member of the team and will work closely with other team members, including the Principal Investigator, and support administrative activities for the project, as needed.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Assist in the collection and analysis of data to provide useful insights to decision-makers.
Develop research procedures and methodology.
Use rigorous qualitative methods to analyze data sources.
Develop slide decks and other written reports for internal and external dissemination.
Contribute to conference abstracts and manuscripts.
Maintain quality controls standards to preserve the integrity of the data and findings.
Provide detail oriented and organized analytics and models to transform data sets into meaningful insights to inform stakeholder decision making.
Conduct research on using qualitative research methods and interpret research findings in a clear and concise manner.
Develop and implement data collection protocols and survey instruments, ensuring data quality and consistency.
Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams to design and conduct research studies that address complex research questions.
Communicate research findings to diverse audiences, including academic researchers, policymakers, and practitioners.
Author research reports, manuscripts, and grant proposals, and presenting research findings at conferences and other venues.
Perform other duties, as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
Additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Proficiency in Spanish / Portuguese / French.
Classified Title: Research Assistant Role/Level/Range: ACRO37.5/03/CD Starting Salary Range: Min $17.00 - Max $30.00 HRLY ($48,880 targeted; Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: 27 hours weekly Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: Hybrid/School of Public Health Department name: IH - Int'l Vaccine Access Center (IVAC) Personnel area: School of Public Health
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