JOB OPENING ID: 245060
ORGANIZATIONAL GROUP: School Nursing
DEPARTMENT: School of Nursing
How to Apply
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled any time after the minimum posting period has ended.
This is a full-time, term-limited position due to salary funded on a grant.
A cover letter, attached as the first page of your resume, describing how your experience meets the job requirements of this posting, is required for consideration of this position.
The School of Nursing seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the diverse people of Michigan that extends world-wide, to fulfill the School’s strategic plan, and to sustain the excellence of the School of Nursing.
To learn more about diversity, equity, and inclusion visit: http://nursing.umich.edu/diversity/dei-faculty-and-staff.
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The University of Michigan, School of Nursing (UMSN) is seeking a Research Area Specialist Associate who will work with a faculty Principal Investigator (PI) from the Department of Health Behavior and Biological Sciences to help coordinate several diet and lifestyle trials for adults with type 2 diabetes, prediabetes, or polycystic ovary syndrome. We will be comparing the health impact of a very low-carbohydrate (ketogenic/keto) diet to a standard-of-care diet (plate-method, standard Diabetes Prevention Program, or the DASH diet). The coordinator will have opportunities to contribute to other, ongoing clinical trials, as needed. The coordinator will help with a variety of study activities, including institutional review board (IRB) application preparation; screening, consenting, and enrolling participants; and creation of study and recruitment materials, including surveys and Standard Operating Procedures. The coordinator may also assist with qualitative data collection and analysis. The coordinator will work both independently and with the research team. Opportunities will be available, as desired or assigned, for grant application preparation, data analysis, and preparation of poster presentations and/or manuscripts related to projects.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed and are not an exhaustive list of all associated responsibilities.
Education and Experience:
Shift/Hours/Days: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; may include some occasional evening hours for evening classes. Currently, this position has the option to be remote; and will be reviewed annually per the university and School of Nursing policy.
Salary: The target salary range for this position is up to a maximum of $51,000 due to salary funded on a grant. The actual salary determined will be based on the qualifications and experience of the selected candidate and may be less than the maximum. We encourage all interested parties apply.
U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Job Opening ID
Research Area Specialist Assoc
Research Area Specialist Assoc
Ann Arbor Campus
Ann Arbor, MI
School of Nursing
Posting Begin/End Date
2/08/2024 – 2/22/2024
The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory/affirmative action employer.