Research Coordinator

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Job Number: 871509Category: Acute CarePositions Available: 1.0Years Experience Required: 1-2Location: Toronto, OntarioPosted Date: Mar 10, 2021EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITYResearch CoordinatorNicotine Dependence ServiceAcute Care ProgramPosition DescriptionThe Nicotine Dependence Service (NDS) at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is seeking a full-time, contract Research Coordinator with qualitative research experience to support a range of research, evaluation and project planning/implementation activities.Reporting to the Project Manager, and working closely with the Scientist and Directors, the incumbent will support a broad range of initiatives across the NDS in a research-based and coordination capacity. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to: coordinating, implementing, and tracking project work plans ensuring that all aspects of project protocol are adhered to; literature reviews; and data analysis using NVIVO. The incumbent will apply specialized knowledge and scientific principles to conduct and analyze results from qualitative interviews, and will be responsible for reviewing and critically appraising published literature such as meta-analyses, primary research studies, program evaluations, surveillance data and reports, environmental scan reports, and methodological papers. The incumbent will be expected to synthesize findings into various communication formats, including scientific papers, reports, briefs, proposals and presentations.The incumbent will also be responsible for conducting interviews, and focus groups with different groups of stakeholders. Other duties include data collection/assessments with study participants, completing project progress reports, coordinating team meetings, and facilitating engagement sessions with a range of stakeholders. Other administrative and non-administrative duties may be involved, as required. The successful candidate will support a workplace that embraces diversity, encourages teamwork, and complies with all applicable standards and requirements. This position is currently work from home but will eventually require working from CAMH(Queen Street) in Toronto.QualificationsThe successful candidate must possess a Masters level degree in a health-related field, with a combination 1 to 2 years of relevant qualitative research experience. Familiarity with project and work plan coordination while working with multiple stakeholders is required. The ideal candidate will have strong written and verbal communication skills, will be proficient in qualitative methodologies, literature searches, knowledge synthesis, and will have demonstrated experience using NVIVO for data analysis. Demonstrable skills in using and executing functionalities within electronic data capture-type applications are also required. Experience in preparing funding proposals, submitting research ethics applications, implementing REB/QPER procedures and research protocols, and writing and preparing manuscripts for publication is an asset. Strong analytical and conceptual abilities are required, as well as the ability to respond to deadlines in a fast-paced environment and possessing excellent consultation and problem solving skills. The incumbent will have knowledge of university library databases and reference material search and retrieval procedures. Familiarity with technology and its use in healthcare, including UX and experience working with online applications is an asset. The successful candidate will have experience including data collection/assessments; qualitative data analysis is required.Superior interpersonal, communication (oral/written) and organizational skills are required, along with the ability to work effectively with a diverse population and work collaboratively within a dynamic team environment. Bilingualism (French/English) and/or proficiency in a second language would be an asset.Please Note:This full-time, contract position is part of the OPSEU Bargaining Unit.Salary Range:$33.01 to $44.53 per hourCAMH is a Tobacco-Free Organization.CAMH is fully affiliated with the University of Toronto and is a teaching hospital and research institute. As a CAMH employee, you will be expected to actively support CAMH’s teaching and research activities, in addition to supporting the clinical work of the hospital.At CAMH, we strive to be an equitable and inclusive employer. Our commitment to equity is grounded in an institution-wide commitment to achieving a working, teaching, and learning environment that is free of discrimination and harassment.CAMH actively seeks candidates from First Nations, Métis and Inuit, racialized and LGBTQ2+ communities, women, and people with disabilities (including people who have experienced mental health and substance use challenges).We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply to our positions.We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please inform us if you require accommodations during the interview process.