University Health Network Research Analyst I, Medicine in Toronto, Ontario
Research Analyst I, Medicine - Toronto, Ontario
Job Posting #794519
Position: Research Analyst I
Site: Toronto General Hospital/Research Institute
Reports to: Principal Investigator
Hours: 35 hour per week
Status: Temporary Full-time (1 year with possible extension)
Working under supervision of senior staff, the Research Analyst I exercises judgment and decision-making in utilizing established policies and procedures to complete well defined tasks. This may include: conducting telephone and/or clinical recruitment interviews to collect participant data using established criteria; providing detailed notes of all interactions with participants and translating the information to appropriate systems; obtaining medical data on research subjects from registries or other hospitals; coordinating necessary data flow with collaborators from other sites; participating in qualitative analysis of data collected from patients; assisting in the interpretation of results and the preparation of material for presentation, publication and/or grants and carrying out literature searches; assisting in developing a novel telemedicine outreach program for community physician, and performing other duties consistent with job classification, as requested.
At minimum, a Bachelor’s Degree in related field required
A minimum of 1 year related experience
Experience with patient recruitment and data collection; qualitative research experience including conducting interviews
Experience using statistical analysis and data management software applications preferred
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent computer skills in a Microsoft Office environment
Detail oriented with excellent organization skills
Ability to work independently and prioritize workload to meet deadlines
Ability to work as part of an inter-professional team
Comfortable with learning new systems quickly and efficiently
Flexibility and willingness to learn
Medical or scientific knowledge preferred
If you are interested in making your contribution at UHN, please apply on-line.You will be asked to copy and paste as well as attach your resume and covering letter. You will also be required to complete some initial screening questions.
Posted Date: November 24, 2016 Closing Date: December 8, 2016
For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.
UHN thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.