Research Associate- Center for Injury Research and Policy
Full time Exempt: Main Campus; Mon-Fri 8 AM – 5 PM
We are seeking a Research Associate- The Center for Injury Research and Policy (CIRP), located in the Abigail Wexner Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH) in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking a full time Research Associate. The Research Associate will work on child and adolescent trauma injury research projects. This position will support two NIH-funded projects, one focused on developing a Pediatric Cervical Spine Injury Risk Assessment Tool and the other aimed at developing a Functional Status eScore for Children with Acute Neurologic Illnesses and Injuries. Under the guidance of the Lab Principal Investigator, Dr. Julie C. Leonard and her colleague, Dr. Jennifer Lundine, the Research Associate’s primary responsibilities are 1) General project coordination including development of study materials and databases, and maintenance of compliance documentation 2) Qualitative data coding and analysis of focused interviews and focus groups, 3) Facilitation of research activities aimed at informing tool design, and 4) Manage communications with external stakeholders.
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What Will You Be Doing?
What Are We Looking For?
To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess these minimum qualifications and experience:
Your Benefits, Your Wellness:
As an employer, Nationwide Children’s recognizes the importance of the benefits we offer. We also recognize the importance of balancing your work and personal needs. Our benefits and Employee Wellness package is designed to:
Minimum Physical Requirements: