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Research Associate I - Health Research Associates, Inc.

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Location: Seattle, WA
Full-time position
Closing Date: open until filled
Job #12182
Posted: January 12, 2018

Health Research Associates is a private outcomes research and evaluation consulting firm based in the Seattle, Washington metro area.  We are currently looking for a qualified candidate to fill an entry-level research position with our team.  This position will assist with coordinating, implementing and conducting studies to develop and test patient-reported outcome measures for use in clinical trials.

Title:  Research Associate I (Full time professional staff position; 40 hours per week)

Salary Range:   $55,000 to $60,000 Annual rate (DOE) plus full benefits

General responsibilities:  To assist the HRA research team with project coordination and study management (including study recruitment and monitoring; qualitative interviewing, coding, and analysis; study materials development; protocol development; literature reviews; and development of report materials).  Responsibilities will initially be task-oriented as a team member on projects and eventually move to project coordination. 

Supervision:  The Research Associate will be expected to collaborate with project teams, other project coordinators and support staff.  Direct supervision will be provided by the Executive Directors.    

Work Schedule:  Full-Time, flexible but regular schedule at HRA offices near Seattle, Washington.  Project-related activities (such as interviewing and meetings) will require travel.

Experience Required:  This position requires a self-motivated, versatile individual with a relevant graduate degree (MPH, MSW, etc.)  -OR- current enrollment in a graduate degree program and at least 2 years of experience or training in health-related qualitative research, interviewing and/or study management.  Interviewing experience is required.

Experience Preferred:  Additional experience or coursework in qualitative research methods, survey research methods, measurement theory, program evaluation, instrument development, psychometric evaluation, epidemiology or biostatistics is preferred.

Please email resume and references (including a list of relevant coursework and publications) to: 

The position will remain open until filled, but please submit application materials prior to January 31st for consideration during the initial review of candidates.

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