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Research Associate Position
Indiana University School of Nursing (IUSON) is seeking qualified candidates for a Research Associate position on the Indianapolis campus to serve as the project manager on a federally funded research project evaluating a communication intervention for pediatric oncology patients. The Research Associate will work with the Principal Investigator to provide infrastructure for the start-up, conduct and administration of the grant protocol. The Research Associate will also collaborate in writing publications resulting from the research findings.  The Research Associate will be responsible for daily supervision and management of the project. Specific responsibilities will include: protocol implementation activities such as development of training materials, training grant personnel, oversee protocol adherence, and coordination of study communications; quality assurance and data safety monitoring; required regulatory documentation including IRB application and renewals, development and maintenance of participant tracking, quality monitoring and instrument database; assist with data analysis; collaborating in writing peer-reviewed articles; and management of the project budget.

As an urban-serving institution whose commitment to diversity and community engagement is embodied within its mission and vision, IUPUI is a dynamic campus of nearly 30,000 students and more than 8,500 faculty and staff. As an anchor institution within the city of Indianapolis, IUPUI has been recognized for excellence in civic engagement and community partnerships.

The IUSON is looking for scholars who will contribute to our commitment to engage the city, state, nation and beyond through teaching, scholarship and service, in consideration of the rich diversity of our campus and city as we prepare our graduates to enter and lead in an increasingly complex world.

Qualified applicants must hold a master’s degree in a health/science field with a doctorate preferred. A minimum of one year prior research experience working on formulation and implementation of research protocols and excellent writing, editing and communication skills is required. Interest in palliative and end-of-life care is also preferred.

The position is currently available and the local search (Indiana area) will remain open until filled.  Letters of application with a curriculum vitae or resume and a list of references including names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses must be submitted electronically to:

Angela Beeler
Director of Research Operations
IU School of Nursing

For additional information, please contact Angela Beeler, search chair at or at (317) 278-3899, or William Weiss, Human Resources Coordinator at or at (317) 274-3796.