The Department of Health Policy & Management is seeking a Graduate Research Assistant to join our team to support research on how Opioid Treatment Programs (OTPs) have adapted practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. The RA will be responsible for assisting the student researcher with coding and analyzing interview data. Due to the sensitive nature of the research, the applicant will be required to adhere to strict confidentiality rules and study procedures.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
This is a short-term opportunity (11/29/2021 – 1/3/2022) and the RA can expect to spend 10-15 hours per week. Duties of the RA to include:
Assisting with cleaning transcripts.
Assisting with development of final codebook and revisions of codebook during analysis phase.
Coding 7-10 45-minute transcripts (acting as Coder #2).
Assisting with development of final themes/findings.
Minimum Qualifications (Mandatory):
Bachelor's Degree in related discipline.
Some related experience.
Must be familiar with using a qualitative research software (working knowledge of Dedoose a plus).
Ability to meet via zoom weekly (will work around schedule, evenings preferred).
Master's or Doctoral level student with prior experience in qualitative data coding and analysis.
Special Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Experience with qualitative research methods.
Familiar with using a qualitative research software (working knowledge of Dedoose a plus).
Classified Title: Research Assistant Working Title: Res Asst COVID-19 Methadone Treatment Study Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/03/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.42 - $20.00/hr (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Casual / On Call Schedule: varies / as needed Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: School of Public Health Department name: Health Policy & Management - Academic Personnel area: School of Public Health
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