Posting Date: 06/13/2018 Closing Info: Closes On 06/26/2018 Salary: 50% of $2861-$3802 Union Position: Yes This classification is governed by a negotiated labor contract and is subject to union shop provisions. For more information about union shop provisions, visit Shift: First Shift As a UW employee, you have a unique opportunity to change lives on our campuses, in our state and around the world. UW employees offer their boundless energy, creative problem solving skills and dedication to build stronger minds and a healthier world. UW faculty and staff also enjoy outstanding benefits, professional growth opportunities and unique resources in an environment noted for diversity, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits and natural beauty. All of which has allowed the UW to be nationally recognized as a u201cGreat College to Work Foru201d for four consecutive years. Department of Health Services has an outstanding opportunity for a part time, 50%FTE Research Study Coordinator. The Department of Health Services has an outstanding opportunity for a Research Study Coordinator to work for the Latino Center for Health on a new NIH-funded study. The mission of the Latino Center for Health is to promote the health and well-being of Latinos through community-engaged research. This position will provide professional skills and input for the ALMA study, which will evaluate the efficacy of a health promotion intervention to reduce depression and anxiety among Latina immigrant women. This position will collaborate with the Principal Investigator, Research Coordinator, and the participating organizations to coordinate research activities with the primary purpose of serving as an interviewer. This position requires a high level of organization, attention to detail, and strong communication skills. The candidate who fills this position will work closely with several research team members and community partners to support complex projects, with multiple goals and support requirements. Due to the study population and this positionu2019s primary role as interviewer, the Research Study Coordinator must be fluent in English and Spanish. Position Responsibilities: u2022Work with the research team to coordinate study activities at community sites u2022Screen, recruit, and consent participants for the intervention study u2022Administer surveys with participants at community sites u2022Complete data entry of tracking forms u2022Follow-up with participants by phone and in person u2022Attend ongoing meetings with research staff and community partners u2022Perform related duties as required, including assisting with budgeting and reimbursement processes specific to research activities REQUIREMENTS: u2022Two years of college level course work in a relevant academic area AND two years of experience as a Research Study Assistant OR equivalent education/experience ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: u2022Bilingual in English and Spanish u2022Experience administering surveys u2022Demonstrated commitment and familiarity working with Latino communities u2022Experience preparing study materials in English and Spanish u2022Ability to exercise sound judgment and to address complex situations creatively u2022Able to work independently to solve problems u2022A high level of organization and attention to detail Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except where there are legal requirements such as license/certification/registration. Desired Qualifications: u2022One year of experience in a project coordination or support position in an academic, public health, health care, or social service organization u2022Experience tracking and logging research activities using databases or project management software u2022Ability to work both independently with limited supervision, and as part of a team. u2022Ability to communicate well with people from diverse ethnic/racial and socioeconomic backgrounds Conditions of Employment: This position may require some flexibility in the work schedule, including infrequent evening and weekend work, due to the nature of research activities. Application Process: The application process for UW positions may include completion of a variety of online assessments to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. These assessments may include Workforce Authorization, Cover Letter and/or others. Any assessments that you need to complete will appear on your screen as soon as you select u201cApply to this positionu201d. Once you begin an assessment, it must be completed at that time; if you do not complete the assessment you will be prompted to do so the next time you access your u201cMy Jobsu201d page. If you select to take it later, it will appear on your My Jobs page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until all required assessments have been completed. The **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. is a leader in , and committed to becoming climate neutral.