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Research Coordinator

Position Information

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Faculty Rank or Job Title Research Coordinator
Job Category: Administrative (exempt/non-exempt)
Department Academic Affairs-SOM
Equity & Inclusion No.: 17P106
Position FTE


Minimum Annual or Hourly Rate $43,000
Salary Band: UC S03
Job Summary/Basic Function:

The Research Coordinator is responsible to provide day-to-day support for the Scholarship in Medicine requirement and coordinate the student research interest group, including management of the medical student research website and database.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree in science, public health, or related field and 3 years related experience. Experience using qualitative and quantitative research methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience using SPSS or SAS statistical software.

Essential Functions and percent of time:

50%— Provide day-to-day support for the Scholarship in Medicine requirement for BSOM students, including review of student completion reports and assisting in review of student research proposals.

50%— Coordinate the student research interest group, including annual research symposiums and management of the medical student research website and database to provide students with access to research mentors and projects.

Essential Functions and percent of time (cont'd):
Non-Essential Functions and percent of time:
Working Conditions

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maintain the integrity of university operations, it is the policy of Wright State
University before making an employment offer conduct various background
checks, such as a criminal record, credit history when job related and/or
education verification. Additionally, an administrative review shall be
conducted whenever the university learns that an employee is charged with
or convicted of a crime (except for minor vehicle violations).
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Effective July 1, 2017, per Policy 7230 Wright State University is tobacco-free. Tobacco use, including the sale, advertising sampling and distribution of tobacco products and tobacco related items is prohibited in all university facilities, on all university owned or leased grounds, university owned or operated residence halls and apartments, and at all university sponsored events regardless of location. Tobacco use is also prohibited in all university vehicles or on any equipment owned, leased or operated by Wright State University. This policy applies to anyone on campus including students, faculty, staff, visitors, consultants, vendors, patients, volunteers, and contractor employees.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Posting Date 08/22/2017
First Consideration Date:
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume/CV
  3. Copies of Transcripts
Optional Documents