Johns Hopkins University Research Program Coordinator in Baltimore, Maryland

Research Program Coordinator

Range: CD

Level: 3

Salary: $15.47-$21.26/Hourly

Status: Full Time

School: Bloomberg School of Public Health

Location: School of Public Health

Location City: Baltimore

Location State: MD

Resume Required for Application: Yes

Area of Interest: Research / Lab

General Description

The general nature of the job: The Research Program Coordinator will be responsible for coordinating research activities for a new HIV behavioral surveillance project among transgender persons in Baltimore. This JHSPH/DHMH project is designed to monitor prevalence and trends in HIV, related behaviors, service utilization, social determinants, and other key community health concerns in collaboration with local stakeholders.

_Primary duties and responsibilities_:

The Research Program Coordinator is responsible for formative research and associated reports, operational planning, survey development and adaptation, community engagement, protocol development, staff training and supervision, ensuring adherence to study protocols for participant recruitment and data collection, supervising field recruitment and data collection, coordinating administrative duties and data submission activities, and IRB submissions. Contribute to reports to funders and study manuscripts. Participate in meetings and trainings with state, city, and local community-based organizations.

This description is a general statement of required duties and responsibilities performed on a regular and continuous basis. It does not exclude other duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree in related discipline.

Some related experience.

Additional education may substitute for required experience and additional related experience may substitute for required education, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.

/_JHU Equivalency Formula_: 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job./

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Public Health, Health Education, or Social Work.

Experience coordinating outreach studies.

Prior experience with study population and/or other diverse populations.

Knowledge of outreach and research methods, including qualitative and quantitative methods.

Understanding of data collection processes, strong organizational skills and ability to interact with a variety of people.

Able to occasionally work flexible hours to accommodate protocol needs.