The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), a leading national healthcare organization, has an excellent opportunity for an individual to provide assistance with research activities on studies conducted by the Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS) network. The chosen individual will participate in the development of study materials and work with outside vendors to coordinate the production and dissemination of study materials to the network. Will also process data and provide data analysis as well as assist in the writing of correspondence, reports and manuscripts. Excellent communication skills will be required as this position also maintains contact with fellows of the Academy and members of their practices participating in PROS studies.
Candidates will preferably have a Master’s degree in social sciences or equivalent experience with emphasis on research with at least 2years of experience in supporting research activities, including data collection/entry, database maintenance, and basic statistical analysis required. Must also possess highly developed organizational and communication skills, as well as demonstrated proficiency in MS Office, including Access, and statistical software (i.e.: SPSS). Experience with studies pertaining to children’s health is highly desirable.
The AAP offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a very comprehensive benefits package. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/D/V) that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, the AAP was distinguished as one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area.
Interested candidates should submit their resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to:
American Academy of Pediatrics
141 Northwest Point Blvd.
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Fax# 847-228-5099 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org