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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Research Interviewer, Senior in Atlanta, Georgia


  • Recruits, screens, identifies, contacts, and interviews participants to obtain data for assigned research projects.

  • Interviews may be conducted in person, in a clinical setting, the subject's residence, or by telephone.

  • Coordinates the data collection process.

  • May abstract data from the participant's medical record.

  • Schedules appointments, obtains consent forms, explains the study to the participant and collects data.

  • May observe participants and record results of observation through written documentation or video recording.

  • Edits completed questionnaires for completeness, legibility and accuracy.

  • Follows up with participants to obtain missing data or clarify existing data.

  • Designs forms, worksheets and study questionnaires.

  • May code and enter data into a database.

  • Compiles data and produces reports to be used for analysis of research findings.

  • May monitor blood pressure and heart rate and may take vital signs and height/weight measurements.

  • May collect blood, saliva, or urine samples from participants and prepare them for laboratory testing.

  • Provides direction to others engaged in the interviewing process.

  • Maintains required record-keeping.

  • Performs related responsibilities as required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Two yearsof administrative support, customer service or other related experiencewhich includesone year of interviewing experience.

  • Data entry experience.

  • Positions that require drawing blood require completion of a phlebotomy training program.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive prior community or research experience (e.g. recruiting, interviewing, etc.) with African-American populations.

  • Some prior experience or interest in Psychological interviewing.

  • The position will involve extensive psychological, behavioral and physiological assessments of participants.

  • Some phlebotomy experience or willingness to obtain phlebotomy training is a plus.

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Job Number 39813

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Division School Of Public Health

Department SPH: Epidemiology

This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues: Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.

Job Category Research & Research Administration

Location : Name Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor