November 07,2017

Children Without Worms is Hiring!

Children Without Worms is looking for a Research Admin Coordinator. Please click here to view the full description.

The position will support technical initiatives and operational functions of CWW:

Technical

  • Clean data and assist with data analyses based on CWW-developed, population-based program monitoring and epidemiologic surveys. 
  • Create maps, using GIS data, and conduct other requested geospatial analyses based on the aforementioned program monitoring and epidemiologic surveys. 
  • Conduct quantitative data analyses to determine the status of performance indicators for national STH control programs. 
  • Draft reports and PowerPoint presentations to succinctly and clearly communicate to intended audiences the key results of aforementioned data analyses.
  •  Help conduct a systematic literature review to identify and analyze datasets that can be used to assess the relationship between prevalence and intensity of STH infection and seasonal conditions in endemic areas.
  •  Assist creating and revising procedures for the use of electronic data collection devices during CWW-developed, population-based program monitoring and epidemiologic surveys.
  • Assist with the review of national STH program monitoring needs and help implement efforts to strengthen the capacity of the programs to effectively manage and use program data.
  • Analyze publically available (e.g. World Health Organization) data to determine the status of global STH control efforts. Draft reports based on the same.

General & Operational

  •  Provide operational support to a project which will build sustainable epidemiologic capacity within two national STH control programs. Capacity building will occur through trained epidemiologists.
  •  Provide operational support to a project which will create, disseminate, and support the implementation of a standardized monitoring & evaluation framework for national STH control programs.
  •  Track key CWW program outputs for use in donor reporting; assist in reporting of activities to donors.
  •  Perform others duties as required and/or assigned by the direct supervisor(s).

    TRAVEL: 5 – 10% international and domestic.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor's degree in a related science field or business management, OR an equivalent combination of experience, education, and training.
  • Note: An approved CAS Exception is required for anyone who is charged with a federal grant or contract under this job code.

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  •  Master’s degree in public health or a related field.
  • At least three years of experience collecting and analyzing epidemiologic data.
  • At least two years of experience in global health program implementation.
  • At least two years of experience in providing operational support.
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct geospatial analysis/mapping using ArcGIS.
  • Proficiency using statistical analysis software (e.g. SAS, STATA, SPSS, Epi

    Info).
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.

All qualified candidates must apply through the Emory University career website

Requisition #76830BR

 

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