In June 2002, The City College of New York (CCNY) and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) established a partnership based on mutual cancer research and training objectives. The partnership is funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). The primary goals of our partnership focus on research, outreach, and education.
We are seeking a Research Project Associate to lead data management efforts and provide assistance with every phase of implementation of all projects involving human-subjects: protocol development, supervising progress, tracking project endpoints and publication write-up. In this role, you will work with the U54 Principal Investigators, Program Managers, Partnership Faculty, Program Steering Committee members, and among others. If you are an organized research professional with strong data management skills and passion for health disparities research, apply today!
Lead ongoing and new Partnership Core(s) project databases and design processes to ensure that goals are met.
Build and maintain REDCap databases for Partnership needs, research and outreach projects, including pulling data upon investigator request(s)
Conduct fidelity/protocol compliance audits and QA of the databases, and will be responsible for regular review, and overall data quality, of various operational and programmatic data sets, working with teams to resolve errors in data
Compile and analyze data for abstracts, manuscripts, presentations, and cancer disparities to assist in the development of targeted program areas
Analyze existing data sources and data flow for program management
Serve as the primary contact for all levels of staff regarding data administration matters as they relate to the databases
Generate reports to all vital parties on the progress of Partnership requests, research projects, databases, or protocols.
Meet with program staff to identify data needs and support in the creation of trackers/dashboards, and analytical tools as needed
Communicate results to non-statistical audiences using data visualization
Adept at database design concepts, data integrity and understanding the benefits and limits to various databases-including PC and online databases.
Able to execute short term and long tern planning for database project needs and to decide how to efficiently store and analyze various types of data
Adept at learning quickly, applying insights from past efforts to new situations.
An effective communicator, willing to explore creative approaches to using data and capable of resolving how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Willing to take action and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a proactive drive, high energy, and passion.
Masters degree in Public Health, Statistics or relevant quantitative field with two years of data management and clinical research experience is preferred
Experience and/or confirmed interest in working in community based participatory research and health disparities
Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, coordinate, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
Ability to efficiently connect with a range of partners
Knowledge and direct experience with REDCap
Proficiency with SPSS, SAS, R or other statistical analysis software
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, writing and editorial skills.
A strong ability and understanding on how to collect, analyze, interpret and prepare data for presentation (i.e., written, tabular and graphical formats).
Strong organization skills
Internal Number: 2021-51660
About Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.