The Healthy NABAR project examine health needs of refugees in the Baltimore area.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
The Research Nurse is a key member of the research team. Specific duties & responsibilities are as follows.
- Maintain regular communication with Principal Investigator and other research team staff
- Apply quantitative and qualitative research methods for data collection, management, and analysis
- Create workplans to guide research team efforts and goals
- Conduct regular work product review to ensure quality and consistency with standards, procedures, and protocols
- Routinely scan the literature (e.g., peer-reviewed journals and other publications) to identify emerging content that is relevant to the program of research (this may include research studies and measurement instruments)
- Conduct key informant interviews and focus group discussions
- Develop code book for qualitative data analysis in collaboration with Principal Investigator and code interview transcripts
- Contribute to the development of manuscripts for submission to peer-reviewed journals and communication materials for dissemination of research findings
- Identify journals for manuscript submission and contribute to manuscript submission and revision activities
- Contribute to project design and IRB approval for project activities and expansion of the program of research
- Identify grant funding opportunities and contribute to grant application and grant management
- Other duties as assigned.
Must be a registered nurse, licensed in the State of Maryland or state where practicing.
Bachelor's degree in nursing or related discipline preferred.
Bachelor's or Master's degree in nursing or related discipline preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Must have an interest in and knowledge of refugee and asylee health.
Experience leading qualitative research employing key informant interviews
Experience conducting systematic literature reviews for publication
Ability to use qualitative research software
Willingness to prepare grant applications to support continued funding.
Classified Title: Research Nurse
Working Title: Research Nurse
Starting Hourly Pay Rate Range: $30.95-$42.58/ commensurate with experience
Employee group: Casual / On Call
Schedule: Monday - Friday hours 8:30 - 5:00
Exempt Status: Exempt
Location: 06-MD:School of Nursing
Department name: 10003814-Community Public Health Nursing
Personnel area: School of Nursing
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