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HERC: Metro New York & Southern Connecticut Research Worker in New York, New York

Employer Name: Columbia University

Job Type: Support Staff - Union Bargaining Unit: SSA Regular/Temporary: Regular End Date if Temporary: Hours Per Week: 35 Salary Range: Position Summary The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is seeking a qualified candidate to fill a full-time position of Research Worker. The Research Worker will contribute to the coordination of a large multi-site implementation science study titled Project Opioid Court REACH. During the study, we will develop and test technical strategies for establishing and/or improving opioid court operations, with the goal of improving participants' access to recovery supports and treatment for opioid use disorder/overdose risk. Responsibilities Assisting in the development and evaluation of technical assistance materials. Assisting in the implementation and maintenance of study protocols. Assisting in the coordination of professional meetings or events and composing correspondence with other investigators and collaborators. Conducting literature reviews and assisting in the development of project reports. Conducting interviews, check-ins and focus groups with project stakeholders. Minimum Qualifications Master?s degree and at least one year experience, or Bachelor?s degree and at least three years of related experience or equivalent in education, training and experience Preferred Qualifications Masters level degree in Epidemiology, Statistics or related field preferred. Other Requirements Must successfully complete all online systems training requirements. Applicant must have at least one year of experience working in a research setting. Applicant must be extremely organized and detail oriented, able to work independently and as part of a team. Experience and expertise with data entry and analysis. Excellent library research and computer skills in MS Excel, SPSS, Qualtrics, and the ability to learn new software. Experience with New York State probation MIS data. Strong writing skills. Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.

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