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Short-Term Casual

  • Requisition no: 507775
  • Work type: Part Time
  • Location: Medical Center
  • School/Department: Division of Scholarship & Rsch
  • Grade: Ungraded
  • Categories: Administrative Support, General Administration, Research (Lab and Non-Lab)
  • Job Type: Short Term Casual
  • Regular/Temporary: Temporary
  • Hours Per Week: 10
  • Salary Range: $20/hr

Position Summary

The School of Nursing at Columbia University is seeking a Columbia University student to assist a research team on an NIH-funded study to develop and test a comprehensive program of palliative care for patients with multiple chronic conditions in the primary care setting.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the research team with literature reviews;
  • Supporting the research team with scheduling and conducting interviews & focus groups via the telephone & zoom in English and Spanish;
  • Helping the research team with analyzing qualitative data;
  • Performing quantitative data collection via chart review; and
  • Performing other related duties as assigned.

This is a grant funded position and continued employment is contingent upon the grant.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing, social work, public health, or related field.
  • Bilingual Spanish/English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis;
  • Experience with REDCap and NVivo software;
  • Experience conducting research with human subjects (e.g., obtaining informed consent, securely storing data, communicating with IRB);
  • Master’s degree in nursing, social work, public health, or related field;
  • Interest in palliative care and/or primary care for patients with multiple chronic conditions is a plus.

Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.

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