Employer: UIC – Community Outreach Intervention Projects
Job Title: Graduate Hourly
Additional Information: https://uic.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/29?c=uic
About the University of Illinois at Chicago
UIC is among the nation’s preeminent urban public research universities, a Carnegie RU/VH research institution, and the largest university in Chicago. UIC serves over 34,000 students, comprising one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI), an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPSI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Through its 16 colleges, UIC produces nationally and internationally recognized multidisciplinary academic programs in concert with civic, corporate and community partners worldwide, including a full complement of health sciences colleges. By emphasizing cutting-edge and transformational research along with a commitment to the success of all students, UIC embodies the dynamic, vibrant and engaged urban university. Recent “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, found UIC climbed up in its rankings among top public schools in the nation and among all national universities. UIC has nearly 260,000 alumni, and is one of the largest employers in the city of Chicago.
Community Outreach Intervention Projects in the School of Public Health at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking an graduate hourly student employee to assist the investigator of an NIH-funded research program which aims to reduce opioid overdose mortality in Chicago and broader Illinois communities. Work is starting immediately, and hours/days are flexible. Time commitment is 10-20 hours during the summer semester, with the opportunity for more work over the summer.
Duties & Responsibilities
Assist with the development and creation of surveys and databases utilizing REDCap
Troubleshoot database management issues
- Must currently be enrolled in a graduate program at UIC.
- Prior experience with survey development; and working knowledge of REDCap preferred, but candidates with experience utilizing other survey software will be considered.
- Experience with coding and the use of Java Script is mandatory.
- Master’s level student in Computer Sciences or related programs are preferred.
- Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively with a team.